A philanthropist and an entrepreneur, Dr. Lee is the Co-Founder and CEO at W-Foundation and an Adjunct Professor at Hanyang University School of Business. W-Foundation is an international non-profit organization and one of the most active nonprofits accredited by the Korean government.
Recognized as a pioneer in bringing blockchain to social finance, she led the launch of the blockchain currency W Green Pay (WGP) for ‘HOOXI’, a global nature conservation campaign organized by W-Foundation and its public and private sector partners.
Dr. Lee has extensive investment and corporate banking experience at Macquarie and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, covering infrastructure and renewable energy project financing and relationship management. She received her Ph.D., M.A., and B.A. in International Business from Ewha Womans University and teaches business, strategy and finance at Ewha Womans University and Hanyang University.