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Jasper Tsang

Jasper Tsang at New Year Fair
Personal data
Date of birth17 May 1947(age 69)
Place of birthGuangzhou, Guangdong, China
NationalityHong Kong Chinese
Political partyDemocratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong
Alma materSt Paul's College
University of Hong Kong
1968 B.A.
1981 PGDE
1983 M.Ed
President of the Legislative Council
Assumed office8 October 2008
Preceded byRita Fan
Chairman of The Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong
In office10 July 1992 - 9 December 2003
Succeeded byMa Lik

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Jasper Tsang Yok-sing, GBS JP

( ; born 1947, Guangzhou, China) was the founding Chairman (1992 � 2003) of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment of Hong Kong (DAB), the largest pro-Beijing political party in Hong Kong.

Since 1997 he has been at the forefront of the pro-Beijing party's move to a 'grass roots' focus.

In October 2008, he was appointed President of Legislative Council.

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