Franklin Lam Fan-keung

Franklin Lam Fan-keung is an Executive Council member. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Manchester and is a founder of HKGolden50, an independent non-profit policy research organisation. During the Asian financial crisis in 1997, Lam served as a part-time member of the Central Policy Unit. He then became a managing director at UBS from 2000 to 2011.


Avery Ng Man-yuen, of League of Social Democrats, leaves ICAC headquarters after making a statement in the Franklin Lam case. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

The ICAC has been politicised - but not by Leung

There has been a lot of talk recently about "politicisation" of the Independent Commission Against Corruption. Much of the commentary has been very wide of the mark and, in some cases, the logic of the situation has been turned completely upside down.

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