BGS HKU Chapter Honoree 2019 - Dr Anna Yip
Dr Anna Yip
Dr Anna Yip was appointed Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Company in June 2016.
Dr Yip holds a Bachelor degree (First Honours) in Business Administration from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, and both MPhil and DPhil degrees in Management Studies from the University of Oxford.
Dr Yip was Head of Hong Kong and Macau, MasterCard Asia/Pacific, taking responsibility for the overall performance of MasterCard across the two markets. Prior to joining MasterCard, Dr Yip was the Managing Director for Corporate Planning and International Strategy at United Overseas Bank in Singapore. Previously, she was a Partner with McKinsey & Company in Greater China where she was a co-leader of the Asia Financial Institutional Group and led the Asia Payments practice. Dr Yip has rich experience in leading organisations to build a strong service culture and drive superior customer engagement across multiple channels.
Dr Yip is currently the Independent Non-Executive Director of Bupa (Asia) Limited. She is also a member of the Advisory Board of MBA Programs and an advisor to the Alumni Entrepreneurs Association of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She is an appointed lay member by the HKSAR Government at the Joint Committee on Student Finance and an ex-council member of the Open University of Hong Kong.