Edmond Lau is a seasoned senior executive level business professional with versatile experience in Asia retailing, market development, eCommerce, M&A and strategic project management.
Edmond Lau started his own consultancy service business in 2016 which included leading a Chinese retailer expanding into Asia, and supply chain rationalisation project. In 2019, he founded a distribution business on branded lifestyle jewelries and skincare products.
Before 2016, Edmond held director level positions with Japan Home Centre and G2000, both are leaders in their fields of household products and apparel retailing respectively. His key accomplishments with G2000 included opening up Indonesia, Philippines and Cambodia, and growing SEA and Middle East retail network from 250 to 300 shops. With Japan Home Centre, Edmond managed to launch a branded eShop and membership program, and acquisition and integration of a lifestyle brand.
Before he ventured into business and market development, Edmond had held Finance Director positions for several Fortune 500 companies like Merck & Co, Mattel Inc, and Rubbermaid. In most cases, he was leading Finance, Supply Chain and IT functions for Asia business.
Edmond holds a BA degree in Music from University of Hong Kong, MBA from Chinese University of Hong Kong, and LLB from University of London. He is also a qualified accountant from ACCA and HKICPA. Edmond is a fan of classical music both as a violin player and a conductor, and he enjoys cycling and swimming as sports.