Mr Thomas Chan 陳德樑先生
|Date||22 September 2009||Interviewed by||Simon Cheung|
Councillor Thomas Chan is the first mayor with Chinese background in Britain. Mayor Chan was brought up in Hong Kong and has lived in Britain for over 32 years. He is a business consultant and has a particular interest in equality in the workplace. He has served Redbridge as a councillor for four years in the 1990s representing Bridge ward and then, from 2006, Wanstead ward. He became the mayor of Redbridge Borough in May 2009.