Grace LAU

Grace LAU
Head of Institute for Translational Research
Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation
In her role as Head of Institute for Translational Research in Hong Kong Science Park, Grace together with her team are responsible to drive transformation in healthcare by expediting the translation of innovative biomedical technologies to benefit patients and our society, establishing Hong Kong as a preeminent hub for biomedical innovation, product development and commercialization.
Grace is an all round professional and leader in the biopharma industry with over 20 years’ experience and expertise spanning across clinical research, regulatory affairs, sales and marketing and general management responsibilities in different market environment and geographic locations. She also developed expertise in the quality management of the highly specialized supply chain for pharmaceutical and healthcare products including drugs, medical devices, medical diagnostics and other healthcare related technologies.
Prior to joining the pharmaceutical industry, Grace conducted research in both laboratory-based as well as clinical studies. She was an academic staff of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Baptist University and a guest lecturer for a number of other local and overseas institutions of higher education. 
Grace has been an active member of the professional associations for the pharmacy profession, being a registered pharmacist in both the UK and HK. She holds a BPharm degree and a PhD in medical sciences.