Wing K. Lee

CEO
YTL Communications

As CEO of YTL Communications, Wing and his team built the largest all-4G; all-IP network in Malaysia with nationwide coverage — despite being one of the youngest national operators.

Using the nationwide 4G network, YTL Communications helped drive education transformation in Malaysia by connecting all 10,000+ public schools to the Internet complete with a cloud-based learning platform — one of the largest such initiatives in the world.

Prior to YTL, Wing spent over 17 years in the US in leadership positions to build the first nationwide fiber optics network (Sprint – Chief Architect); the first nationwide wireless data network (Sprint PCS – Chief Technologist) and the first large-scale 4G network (Sprint-Nextel XOHM – Director of Product Development).

Recognized as Asian American Engineer of the Year during the 2002 U.S. National Engineers Week.

Wing holds 33 U.S. Patents, along with Singapore and Korea patents.

He attended the University of Texas at Austin and MIT.