People

Lawrence Yee
Lawrence Yee
Title
Co-President (2017-), President (2015-16), Board Director and founder of Cradle Program of AAMA-PRD chapter since 2015.
Education Background
M.B.A. from the Chinese University of Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong with a B.Sc. (Hons.) degree majoring in Mathematics/Statistics

Biography

Lawrence P. Yee is Co-President (2017-), President (2015-16), Board Director and founder of Cradle Program of AAMA-PRD chapter since 2015.  He also sits on the board of BIIA (Business Information Industry Association) since its inception in 2006.

He is co-founder and Managing Director of Value Creation Center Co. Ltd. in Hong Kong, since 2011. Value Creation Center (www.valuecreation.asia) is an advisory firm specializing in technology commercialization and investment.  His current focus in in blockchain technology focusing on the financial sector as co-founder of Blockchains Ltd.

Prior to Value Creation Center, he has been Sr. Vice President, Business Development of D&B International since Dec. 2006, leading to three Merger & Acquisition transactions in China with successful implementation. He has earlier served as Vice President & Managing Director for D&B Greater China/Korea Region for seven years during which its business has undergone complete turnaround, including the formation of the Hong Kong Commercial Credit Reference Agency with the Hong Kong Association of Banks.  He has advised on the PRC Credit Information Regulation since it formation days.

Prior to joining D&B, Mr. Yee has held senior leadership positions in Motorola (including heading a Joint-venture with PRC Government) and Tandem Computers (including Chief Representative and General Manager in PRC). Preceding this, Mr. Yee has had long experience in sales and market development with Philips Electronics and NCR in Asia and Canada. His accomplishments include many pilots in China financial sector including ATM, EFT, payment card, and credit regulation.  

Mr. Yee graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a B.Sc. (Hons.) degree majoring in Mathematics/Statistics and holds a M.B.A. from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.