Lo Sze Ping Keynote Speaker
- Program Director for the Sequoia Climate Fund, covering China and Southeast Asia
- Former CEO of WWF China
- WEF Young Global Leader
Lo Sze Ping's Biography
Lo Sze Ping is a Chinese environmentalist. With over 20 years of diverse experience in directing mainstream and local grassroots NGOs, he has operated at both the top of the global pyramid and with boots-on-the-ground fieldwork.
Lo Sze Ping is the program director at Sequoia Climate Fund where he manages the China and Southeast Asia portfolios. Prior to this, Sze Ping was CEO of WWF China and has taken top leadership and governance roles in Greenpeace, Friends of Nature, Society of Entrepreneurs and Ecology (SEE), China Youth Climate Action Network (CYCAN) and Global Call for Climate Action (GCCA). He also founded two NGOs: Forward Works and Greenovation Hub. He has served in advisory roles for L’Oréal, 350.org, UNEP, Sustainable Development Council of the Hong Kong Government and the World Economic Forum.
His contributions in the field have been widely recognized, including being awarded as a young global leader by the World Economic Forum in 2012, a green leader by leading Chinese media outlet Southern Weekend in 2011 and one of “Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Hong Kong” in 2010. He is a political scientist and anthropologist by training, and holds an EMBA from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.