Dr. David K.P. Li, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank of East Asia, Ltd., in Hong Kong, has been appointed a member of the Board of Trustees of the Institute for Advanced Study.
Li was educated at Cambridge University, where he received an M.A. in economics and law. Cambridge awarded him an honorary LL.D. in 1993, and he has received honorary doctor of laws degrees from the University of Warwick and the University of Hong Kong, as well as an honorary doctorate in social sciences from Lingnan College.