Howard S. Lee
Partner, The CID Group
Dr. Howard Lee, Partner, is responsible for Life Science investment of the CID Group, a prominent investment group in the greater China area, where he has worked since March 2012. Dr. Lee has over nineteen years’ experience in investment banking, global healthcare venture capital and project management.
Prior to joining CID Group, Dr. Lee was the Managing Director of Easy Life Science Management Inc.. From 2009 to 2010 he was the Chief Investment Officer at UniMed Venture Management Inc., a biotech venture capital firm. Before joining UniMed in July 2009, he was a Managing Director at Silver Biotech Management, Inc. from July 2006 to June 2009. Dr. Lee served as President and CEO of CDIB Biotech USA Investment Co. Ltd. from 2000 to 2006 and as Vice President of China Development Industrial Bank, an investment bank in Taiwan, from October 1995 to June 2006. Dr. Lee accumulated broad industrial experience from conducting environmental engineering projects in diversified industries since 1992.
Dr. Lee earned his B.Sc. at Fu-Jen University (Taiwan), his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in chemistry from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles in 1988 and 1990, respectively, and completed his postdoctoral research at the Loker Hydrocarbon Research Institute of the University of Southern California.