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Dee Poon is the Managing Director of Brands and Distribution of Esquel Group, a global leading textile and apparel manufacturer with operations located worldwide. In 2014, Dee was selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and designated a Fellow of Aspen Institute’s China Fellowship Program. She's a member of the Asia Advisory Board at Christies, the Advisory Committee of Harvard University Asia Center (Cambridge, MA), the Family Advisory Council of the Oxford Ownership Project at Said Business School Oxford University (Oxford, UK), the Asia Corporate Leadership Council at the Conference Board, and the Global Steering Committee of Social Entrepreneurship for Sexual Health (HK & London). She is on the board of the West Kowloon Cultural District (Hong Kong), M+ (Hong Kong), and Esquel - Y.L. Yang Education Foundation (HK). Dee also sits on the International Council of the Tate (London, UK), and the International Council of The Museum of Modern Art (New York). Before joining Esquel, Dee was an Editor-at-Large for iLook Magazine and a featured columnist for Modern Weekly. She was listed on Forbes Asia’s “12 to Watch” list in 2013. Dee graduated from Harvard College in 2004 with a BA in philosophy.