Professor Yuk Lam Lo has extensive experience in biotechnology industry, corporate management, academic research and community service. Currently Professor Lo is serving as the Chairman of the Advisory Council for Food Safety of the Food and Health Bureau HKSAR, the Founding President of HK Bio-Med Innotech Association, and the Honorary Founding Chairman of Hong Kong Biotechnology Organization. In the business sector, Professor Lo is the Chairman of Partner & Investment Committee Member of Hongsen Investment Management Limited, the Independent Non-executive Director of Luye Pharma Group Limited (02186.HK) and CSPC Pharmaceutical Group Limited (1093.HK), and the Independent Director of Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (SVA: NASDAQ)
In recognition of his leadership in the community and dedication to his field, Professor Lo has received many awards, including the prestigious “World’s outstanding Chinese Award” in 2008, and China’s “Top Ten Financial and Intelligent Persons” in 2007. Professor Lo was also awarded “Pericles International Prize” in 2019. He is the second Asian and the first person from Hong Kong to be awarded the Prize since it was founded in 1986.