Dr George Lam has over 30 years of international experience in general management, management consulting, corporate governance, direct investment, investment banking and fund management across the telecommunications/media/technology, consumer/healthcare, infrastructure/real estate and financial services sectors.
He is Chairman – Indochina, Myanmar and Thailand and Senior Adviser – Asia, of Macquarie Capital. He serves on the board of several publicly listed companies in the Asia Pacific region. Having served as a part-time member of the Central Policy Unit of the Government of HKSAR for two terms and the Legal Aid Services Council, Dr. Lam is a member of the Jilin Province Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, a member of the World Presidents’ Organization, a member of the Chief Executives Organization, a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors and the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators, a member of the General Committee and the Corporate Governance Committee of the Chamber of Hong Kong Listed Companies, a member of the Derivatives Market Consultative Panel of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, a non-official member of the New Business Committee of the Financial Services Development Council, a Board Member of the Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and Macau, a founding Board Member and Honorary Treasurer of the Hong Kong – Vietnam Chamber of Commerce, a Vice President of the Hong Kong Real Property Federation and a visiting professor at the School of Economics & Management of Tsinghua University in Beijing.
Dr Lam holds a BSc in science and mathematics, an MSc in systems science and an MBA from the University of Ottawa in Canada, a post-graduate diploma in public administration from Carleton University in Canada, a post-graduate diploma in English and Hong Kong Law and an LLB (Hons) in law from Manchester Metropolitan University in the UK, and LLM in law from the University of Wolverhampton in the UK, a PCLL in law from the City University of Hong Kong, a Certificate in Professional Accountancy from the Chinese University of Hong Kong SCS and a PhD from the University of Hong Kong.