Asia Global Institute, The University of Hong Kong
Philip Leung is the director of the AsiaGlobal Fellows program of the Asia Global Institute and an adjunct professor at The University of Hong Kong (HKU). He is also a technology executive, highly experienced in building businesses across geographic regions, particularly Western companies entering China and vice versa. He has worked in various cities in Asia and the US, including 12 years in Silicon Valley. He held senior management positions at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce (as president), Compaq Computer (managing director, East Asia), Rackable/SGI (president, Asia Pacific), Chinese Books Cyberstore (CEO), Vtech (CEO, USA), AMD (founding manager, Taiwan), and Fenox VC (venture partner). He has been active in the American Chamber of Commerce in various roles including governor, founding chair of the China Affairs Group, chair of Innovation & Technology Committee, and chair of the China Business Committee. As founding president of the Pearl River Delta chapter of the Asia America MultiTechnology Association (AAMA), he launched the AAMA in Hong Kong and other cities in China’s Greater Bay Area including Shenzhen and Zhuhai. A frequent speaker on driving social and economic progress through innovation, technology and entrepreneurship, he holds an MBA from Harvard University and a BS (engineering) from HKU.