Dr Derek Ling has over 24 years of solid experience in the field of business management, leadership and information technology. Over the years, he had taken various roles as Project Head, Managing Director and Head of Information Technology of different industries in Hong Kong and the United States, with a comprehensive background in management, human resources management and information management systems.
Dr Ling graduated from Santa Clara University, USA with Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and Master of Business Administration. He earned his Master of Laws in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution from the University of Hong Kong and Doctor of Business Administration from the University of Newcastle, Australia.
As an IT expert, Dr Ling has been teaching many in-house training programmes in computer usage and IT-related topics. Since 2010, he has been teaching business statistics and various management subjects for the University of Greenwich of UK and the Hong Kong Management Association. He also holds qualification of project management with PRINCE2® Foundation and NMMQ National Marketing Manager Qualification, China.