Teresa Lau
Executive Director, L Plus H Community Interest Co. Ltd (Hongkong)

L plus H Community Interest Company Limited

Teresa has extensive experience in banking and financial industry in the region. She is a veteran commercial and corporate banker with expert knowledge on strategic planning, supply chain financing and small and medium enterprises. Prior to her retirement from DBS Bank, she was North Asia Business Head, Institutional Banking Group; Vice Chairman and CEO DBS (China) Ltd. Teresa has held senior and/or director positions at financial institutions including Citibank, Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited and Dah Sing Bank. She was appointed Honorary Advisor of The Hong Kong institute of Bankers and Senior Advisor for McKinsey & Co. On services appointed by HKSAR she was a member of the Small & Medium Enterprises Committee, member of the Banking Industry Training Advisory Committee and a Lead Person of the Corporate and Commercial Banking Sector.

On retirement she turned to philanthropy and is the Executive Director of L plus H Group of companies. She is responsible for strategic direction s and management of two social enterprises for job creations and craftsmanship retention. The charity foundation under management supports under-privileged children in Hong Kong. In support of music, she is the Honorable Treasurer and Director of Opera Hong Kong.