The Splendid Culture of CHINA
Chairman

Charles Lee Yeh-kwong
Solicitor
Current positions
• Co-Founder, Consultant, Woo Kwan Lee & Lo (WKLL), Hong Kong
• Board Member, Co-Chairman of Campaign Committee, The Community Chest of Hong Kong
• Chairman of the Hong Kong-Taiwan Economic and Cultural Cooperation and Promotion Council (ECCPC)
• Chairman of the Audit Profession Reform Committee, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)
• Pro-Chancellor of The Open University of Hong Kong

Public appointments and community services
• Secretary to the Companies Law Revision Committee of Hong Kong (1968–1973)
• Member of the Governor’s Business Council of Hong Kong (1992–1997)
• Hong Kong Affairs Advisor to the People’s Republic of China (1993–1997)
• Chairman of Campaign Committee, The Community Chest of Hong Kong (1995–1997)
• Chairman of Executive Committee, The Community Chest of Hong Kong (1997–1998)
• Court Member of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (1995–2002)
• Member of the Selection Committee for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) (1996)
• Member of the Equal Opportunities Commission, Hong Kong (1996–2003)
• Member of the Executive Council of the HKSAR (1997–2002, 2005–2012)
• Council Member (1998), Honorary Council Member (2004), The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
• Chairman of the Council, The Open University of Hong Kong (1998–2003, 2004–2009)
• Chairman of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority, Hong Kong (1998–2007)
• Chairman of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (1999–2006)
• Chairman of Hong Kong Arts Festival Society Limited (2003–2012)
• Member of the Election Committee of the HKSAR for the Twelfth National People’s Congress (2012)

Honors
• Non-Official Justice of the Peace (JP) (1993)
• Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) (1994)
• Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) (2000)
• Honorary Doctorate of Laws, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (2000)
• Honorary Doctorate of Business Administration, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2001)
• Honorary Doctorate of Social Sciences, The Open University of Hong Kong (2003)
• Honorary Doctorate of Social Sciences, The University of Hong Kong (2005)
• Grand Bauhinia Medal (GBM) (2006)