1991 …2020

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A design educator, strategist and researcher in design innovation and visual communications, with 20+ years’ of practical experience in the graphic communications, publication and advertising fields in local, Greater China, and multi-national corporate environments.
Taught both postgraduate and undergraduate subjects in design. Spoke extensively to local and Mainland designers, design managers, and senior management executives in seminars and corporate training programmes. Has in-depth understanding of the design and manufacturing industries, as well as the design education landscape in both HK and China.
Major strength in design analysis, strategic design thinking, and design-driven innovation.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Education/Academic qualification

Postgraduate Diploma, Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation and Design Thinking, Emeritus Institute of Management

27 Aug 201918 May 2020

Award Date: 29 Jun 2020

Master, Master of Arts in Design (with Distinction), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Sept 2003Aug 2005

Award Date: 3 Dec 2005

External positions

Visiting Lecturer, School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Part-Time Lecturer, Hong Kong Art School, The Hong Kong Art Centre



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