Instructors

Mr. Ivan Cheung

            Mr Cheung is the Director of AMED Consulting Limited, a construction management consultancy specialising in providing strategic procurement and contract advice, commercial and cost management services, dispute management services and NEC advisory services. He is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with over 25 years of experience in cost and contract management and contract advisory services. He leads a specialist team to provide strategic procurement and contract advice including consultancy services on projects using NEC.

            Mr Cheung is an NEC Accredited Project Manager and a leading member in projects using NEC. He has acted as the NEC adviser for the HK government, private organisations and contractors on over 25 NEC contracts since 2006. He has given numerous well-received public seminars and in-house training workshops on NEC. Being an active NEC specialist and Users' Group member, he has been appointed by the CIC as a committee member of its NEC Task Force and has been appointed by the NEC to be the Secretary of Asia Pacific Users' Group from July 2012.

 


Mr. Steven Yip

Mr. Yip is a Partner of MinterEllison and he is one of the region's leading advisors on construction issues and dispute resolution across Hong Kong and Asia. Mr. Yip has handled numerous major arbitration and litigation proceedings in Hong Kong and overseas. He has worked on two live projects involving NEC contracts and provided training workshops related to NEC.

            Recommended for his contentious capabilities, Mr. Yip is described as a ‘leading individual’ in Hong Kong for construction by Chambers Asia.  Mr. Yip is a fellow of the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors and an active member of the construction interest group of the Hong Kong Mediation Council.