Venetia Lee has taken on the role of General Manager of Ant Group Greater China International Business which primarily entails AlipayHK, Alipay’s cross border payment business in Greater China and Ant Bank (Hong Kong).
Venetia joined Ant Group in 2017 as the General Manager of Alipay Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan, and was responsible for Alipay’s cross-border business in the region, as well as the Alipay(Macao) e-wallet business; later, she also oversee cross-border payment business development in the Middle East and Russia. In 2021, she took over as leader of AlipayHK, where she is in charge of local business development and all operations.
Before joining Ant Group, Venetia has abundant experience in technology and financial sectors. She led team with Apple Pay to launch its e-payment services in Singapore and Hong Kong in 2016. She held key positions in numerous multi-national companies such as PayPal, Ebay and DBS beforehand. Venetia holds a master degree in computer science at Stanford University, and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and computer science at University of California, Berkeley.