Our Mentor



Alex W. K. KWONG

Dr. Alex W. K. KWONG

Associate Director
Technology Transfer Center
HKUST


Dr. Alex W.K. Kwong- B.Sc. in Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology 1995; Ph.D. in Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology 2000; MBA in EMBA , University of Toronto (Canada) & Shanghai Jiatong University (PR China) 2008.

Dr. Kwong completed his Ph.D. specialized in Biosensor and Bioelectronics with the support of Croucher Foundation Scholarship. He then started his career with MAXX Bioscience in 2000 to manage various biotechnology projects, acting as Senior Biotech Analyst before he left. He joined Tianda Pharmaceuticals in 2004 as the Project Manager in the R&D Dept, responsible for the monitoring of research collaborations with universities, hospitals and companies. After serving in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, he moved to the medical device manufacturing industry by joining Automatic Manufacturing Ltd. (AML) in 2005 as the Senior Biomedical Manager and Medu-Scientific Ltd. as V.P., Business Development. Meanwhile, he was also serving as the Executive Board Member in the Hong Kong Medical & Healthcare Device Industry Association in 2006-2007. In 2010, he joined the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology as Development Manager in the Technology Transfer Center, particularly for the commercialization of traditional Chinese medicine, biotechnology, biomedical, life science and pharmaceutical-related research projects.