Dr Edmund Lee, PhD (London) FRSA, FCMI

Dr Edmund LeeDr Edmund Lee is Executive Director of Hong Kong Design Centre, a nonprofit organisation dedicated to raising Hong Kong’s profile as a design hub of creativity and innovation, driving value creation through design and innovation.

Dr Lee currently serves as member of the Design Council of the Federation of Hong Kong Industries, Hong Kong Brand Development Council, Advisory Committee on Design, Licensing and Marketing of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and the International Advisory Committee of The Jockey Club Design Institute for Social Innovation. He also serves as Chairman, Design Faculty Advisory Committee of Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong. Other public duties include chairmanship or membership of a number of professional management bodies and service organisations, including the Chartered Management Institute Hong Kong Branch.

Dr Lee has received his PhD in biotechnology from King’s College London and MBA from Warwick Business School. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of arts, commerce and manufactures. Also, Dr Edmund Lee completed advanced training in nonprofit management at Harvard Business School on HBS Club Scholarship.

Area of interest: Hong Kong CMI Region

Type: Former Chairman 2008 to 2011