Ms. Wendy Lam is a business development, fundraising, brand marketing, and client relations specialist with cross-cultural experience and fluency. She currently serves as Managing Director at Arrow Capital Limited, Hong Kong, a boutique private wealth asset management firm focused on high net worth families in Africa and Asia.
Between 2007 and 2017, Ms. Lam was Executive Director for Asia Development at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and led efforts to establish a Hong Kong campus. She founded the brand management consultancy firm Wingstar Inc. in 2000 and served as the Chief Strategy Officer until 2007. Prior to this, Ms. Lam had extensive experience in marketing, client account and brand management with corporations such as Coca-Cola, Novartis, Gateway Computers, Nabisco International, Leo Burnett Advertising, based in Hong Kong, Singapore and the US.
Ms. Lam received her MBA degree from The University of Chicago Graduate School of Business in 1988 and her Bachelor of Arts and Science degree in Biology and Psychology with distinction from Stanford University in 1986. Ms. Lam has resided in 5 countries and has traveled extensively around the world. She was a former semi-professional women’s soccer player and ranked wakeboarder. She enjoys golf, water-skiing, saxophone, and photography. Ms. Lam is dedicated to volunteer work at charitable organizations and serves as Chair of the Asian Fund for Cancer Research’s Council of Advisors.