Lionel Lee

Lionel Lee is the Chairman of Platinum Circle, a leading global business group of corporations, each having annual revenue exceeding USD100 million, governments and intergovernmental organizations.

He developed the group from a handful of enterprises in 2003 to an international community of corporations whose combined annual revenues exceeded USD1 trillion, government and intergovernmental organizations. Today, Platinum Circle offers a distinctively rare quality and quantity of access to senior executives of global multinationals, large national companies and government bodies. It is also known for its own brand of closed-door forums including the Asian Leadership Dialogues, Enterprise Roundtables, Society Parties and the Future Global 100.

Together with a board of outstanding leaders from world-class corporations, large listed enterprises and governments, Lionel is addressing a global agenda and growing the Community to more than 5,000 global multinationals, local corporations and governments in Asia, Middle East, Africa Europe, America and Latin America in the foreseeable future.

Lionel was a candidate for the Nominated Member of Parliament in Singapore in 2009. Lionel is an experienced executive, board member, investor and social capitalist. In addition to chairing Platinum Circle, Lionel served on the boards and advised 28 small to listed companies in 13 industries and 16 markets.

He played leadership roles in social enterprise and humanitarian programmes with Amitie, Sans Frontieres, The Habibie Center and UNIFEM. He was the Honorary Secretary and Membership Chariman for the Marketing Institute of Singapore and a Young Ambassador for Opportunity International USA. He was also a Young Asian Leader for the World Economic Forum in 2002 and served on its New Asian Leader committees for poverty, education and 2020 East Asian blueprint. Lionel currently serves as a Grassroots Leader and New Media Champion for the People’s Association in Singapore.