SPEAKER'S BIO

Ir Andrew Young

Associate Director (Innovation), Sino Land Company Limited

Ir Andrew Young has over 34 years of executive experience in senior positions including Director of Partnership Development for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Chief Commercial Officer of Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation. He is now Associate Director (Innovation) for Sino Land Company Ltd with responsibility to explore and identify innovations and technologies for application in the group and explore investment opportunities in technology ventures.

He has developed closely knitted and professional working relationships with leading and renowned institutions and innovation nodes in Hong Kong and around the World including Imperial College, Oxford, University of Waterloo, Stanford, etc.

He is a Charted Engineer and a Fellow of HKIE, an Adjunct Professor with the HKUST and an advisor to Hamlyn Centre of Imperial College London as Chairman of the Translation Advisory Panel. He sits on various committee in leading commerce and industry associations and is active within the startup and VC community.