Session Information

Tuesday, May 17th, 10:30–11:10am

TRACK 2: Design

Designing Next Generation Products and Experiences

Richard Kelly
Chief Catalyst, Fung Group
Richard Kelly is part of Fung (1937) Management and is focused on new value creation and building innovation across the group.

Most recently, Richard was the Managing Director of IDEO Asia Pacific. Based in Shanghai, his role was to lead clients to realise new opportunities and build innovation capabilities through design. Clients included Coke, Samsung, TCL, VF Corp, Singapore government. Before moving to Shanghai, Richard joined IDEO London in 2006, and was responsible for the service practice and leading clients including, Nestlé, T-Mobile, IKEA, and Alpargatas.

Before joining IDEO, Richard was at Levi’s Strauss & Company for 9 yrs and ran his own brand consulting business in London and San Francisco.

Richard speaks and comments regularly on innovation and design issues and has spoken at WEF, China Entrepreneur Summit, BOAO Asia Forum and CleanTech Forum in China, Skoll World Forum and appeared in China Entrepreneur magazine, Business Watch, 21St Century Business Review and on