Graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (Fine Arts, minor in Chinese Music). A self-taught dancer, Yeung was twice awarded scholarships to study choreography in the Netherlands and London, and was awarded the Rising Artist Award by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council in 2003.
Works have been named Top Five Best Dance Works of the Year twice by South China Morning Post.
Six-time awardee of the Hong Kong Dance Awards (2000, 2005, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014) by the Hong Kong Dance Alliance. Yeung received the Award for Best Artist (Dance), Hong Kong Arts Development Awards (2012) for his contributions to choreographing, performing, teaching, curating and criticism in promoting the development of Hong Kong dance culture.