Lawrence Lee: Senior Associate
Lawrence Lee focuses on the development of PGD Strategy’s business and client relationships in Asia and the Far East and contributes to client assignments originated in those territories.
Lawrence has enjoyed a career in the insurance industry spanning more than 30 years. He retired in 2006 as Aon Asia’s Regional Managing Director for Aon Consulting, a role in which he served for approximately two years, until the end of 2006. Prior to that, he had served as the Chief Executive Officer of Aon Hong Kong Limited for just over four years and, between 1997 and 2000, as Aon’s Regional Director responsible for the development of Aon’s professional liability and financial institutions business in Asia. His career with Aon began in 1997 following the acquisition of Minet Group, where Lawrence was the Chief Operating Officer of Minet companies in South Asia, by the Aon Corporation. Lawrence had joined Minet Hong Kong Limited in 1988 having previously held various insurance positions with Jardine Insurance Underwriting Management Limited, Lombard Alliance insurance Company Limited and the American International Assurance Company Limited. In 1978, Lawrence became the first lecturer in insurance at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University which he continued until 1980. During the same period, he also served as a member of the insurance Training Board of the Vocational Training Council.
Lawrence is currently a Consultant to Aon Hong Kong Limited a role in which he has served since 2006. In 2014 he was a member of the consulting team to Attorneys Insurance Indemnity Fund of South Africa. He also served as a member of the Professional Indemnity Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Law Society for 16 years
Lawrence’s academic and professional qualifications include Bachelor of Science, Indiana University USA and an MBA from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is also an Associate of The Chartered Insurance Institute UK, a Fellow of the Life Management Institute USA and a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors. He speaks English, Cantonese, Putonghua and Fukienese.