Dr Edmund Lee

Former Executive Director

Hong Kong Design Centre · HK

Dr Edmund Lee is the Former Executive Director of Hong Kong Design Centre, the HKSAR Government’s strategic partner on design dedicated to raising Hong Kong’s profile as a design hub and driving value creation through design and innovation.


Dr Lee has extensive management experience from across the private and public sectors, and a broad network across the business, creative and innovation ecosystems. He is a Companion of Chartered Management Institute and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce.


Trained as a biotechnologist with PhD from King’s College London and MBA from Warwick Business School, he has completed executive education in Design, Smart City, Blockchain, Corporate Governance and Non-profit Management from globally renowned institutions.