Chairman, Federation of Hong Kong Industries
Dr. Yip is the managing director of G.E.W. International Corporation Limited (G.E.W.). He has successfully led the company in its transformation to becoming an original brand manufacturer (OBM) and in upgrading the business’ research and development for the manufacturing of commercial appliances — earning the award for “Upgrading and Transformation” from the Hong Kong Awards for Industries in 2018. Over the years, he has maintained close ties with local universities in jointly developing new technologies for industry products — making remarkable contributions to the promotion of cooperation between the government, industry, academia and research institutes.
Apart from the serving as chairman of the Federation of Hong Kong Industries (FHKI), Dr. Yip also serves as the chairman of the General Support Programme Vetting Committee — Innovation and Technology Fund; deputy chairman of the Vocational Training Council; council member of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council; member of the Trade and Industry Advisory Board; and member of the Small and Medium Enterprises Committee. He is also the honorary president of the Hong Kong Electrical Appliance Industries Association and the honorary chairman of the Pearl River Delta Council of FHKI.
Dr. Yip received the Young Industrialist Awards of Hong Kong In 1999. In 2013, he was appointed as an Industrial Fellow by University of Warwick.