Jay Walder  left the MTR in August, a year before the end of his contract, after an internal report accused him of failing to be more critical in monitoring the progress of the multibillion-dollar high-speed link to Guangzhou. Photo: Sam Tsang
Jay Walder left the MTR in August, a year before the end of his contract, after an internal report accused him of failing to be more critical in monitoring the progress of the multibillion-dollar high-speed link to Guangzhou. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong MTR chief Jay Walder pocketed HK$15.7m 'golden handshake' when he quit

Walder's payout at end of controversial tenure sparks anger as it follows his censure over high-speed link's delay and cost overruns

Topic |   Hong Kong MTR
Jay Walder  left the MTR in August, a year before the end of his contract, after an internal report accused him of failing to be more critical in monitoring the progress of the multibillion-dollar high-speed link to Guangzhou. Photo: Sam Tsang
Jay Walder left the MTR in August, a year before the end of his contract, after an internal report accused him of failing to be more critical in monitoring the progress of the multibillion-dollar high-speed link to Guangzhou. Photo: Sam Tsang
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