Originally from San Francisco with roots in Hong Kong, Maurice is a brand architect, business strategist, product designer, cultural content curator and producer. He is also an active public speaker and panellist, media contributor, an alumni mentor at Tsinghua University as well as guest lecturer at the Beijing Hospitality Institute. Maurice is most recently one of the founding partners of CHAO, a lifestyle, design & hospitality management company based in Beijing. He is also the curator and producer of the cultural programme for Serpentine Pavilion Beijing. Maurice is based in Beijing.