Group Managing Director
Nan Fung Development Ltd.

Vanessa is the Group Managing Director of Nan Fung Development Ltd., managing the Group’s Hong Kong property division.

She is also the Founder of The Mills – a revitalization project of transforming the Nan Fung Textile Mills into a global innovation techstyle destination comprising of art, start-up incubator and experiential retail. Through The Mills project and her experience in working for AECOM as a Landscape Designer as well as a part-time lecturer at HKU on City Branding, she hopes to inspire the younger generation and push Hong Kong’s leadership potential beyond the status quo.

She is a convener of NarrativeHK, an initiative promoting positive attitude among her generation in envisioning the future of HK. She co-founded Quo Kefir Believers, a natural probiotic health food company, and the coowner of HK’s first CrossFit gym, CrossFit Asphodel.

Vanessa obtained her Master in Landscape Architecture at Harvard University and Bachelors in Molecular and Cell Biology from the University of California, Berkeley.

Speaking at the Following:

Feb 1

Monday, February 1, 2021

Creative Placemaking Forum

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

13:00   Welcome             Lisette van Doorn, Chief Executive, ULI Europe   13:05  Presentation of Danish White Paper: key findings            Mette Søs Lassesen, Executive Director, Ramboll            Kristian Riis, Partner Volcano & CEO, NordicLA   13:25   Case Study Presentations            Moderator: Juanita Hardy, Managing Principal, Tiger Management Consulting Group            Wembley Park […]