Mr. Patrick Yeung joined Dragonair as Chief Executive Officer in August 2011, bringing with him years of valuable experience in the airline industry.
Prior to taking up his current position with Dragonair, Mr Yeung was Director, General Manager and Chief Representative of John Swire & Sons (China) Limited, overseeing the group’s development and investment strategies in Mainland China. He joined the Swire Group in 1980 and has worked in numerous managerial positions for Swire Shipping and Cathay Pacific Group. Mr Yeung has also held a number of key postings abroad including the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand. In 2004 – 2007, he became Cathay Pacific General Manager Southeast Asia.
Mr Yeung served as Dragonair and Cathay Pacific’s General Manager China from 2007 – 2009, managing the operation of the two airlines in Mainland China. He was also Managing Director of Cathay Pacific Holidays Limited from 1998 – 2004, during which the business has been transformed from departmental operation to individual corporate.
Mr Yeung holds a Bachelor's Degree in Social Science from the University of Hong Kong.