Founder and Chairman of Leapfive Technology; Vice Chairman of Galanz Group
Peter Lee Ka-kit
Chairman of Henderson Group; famous entrepreneur and philanthropist
Benjamin Leung graduated from Princeton University in the United States.
Since 2018, he has served as the vice chairman of Guangdong Galanz Group Co., Ltd. (“Galanz Group”), mainly responsible for the group’s digital strategy and international business development. In 2019, scientists in the field of polymer chips will form a team of relevant experts and talents around the world to prepare for the establishment of Guangdong Leapfive Technology Co., Ltd.
In January 2020, Guangdong Leapfive Technology Co., Ltd. (“Leapfive Technology” for short), which was jointly invested by Galanz Group, Starfive China and Gigabit, was formally established, and clearly settled in Shunde Open Source Chip Production and Research City to promote Shunde’s development Ecological chain of billion-level chip industry.
Dr. Peter Lee Ka-kit is currently the chairman of Henderson Land Development Co., Ltd. and the chairman of Hong Kong and China Gas Co., Ltd.
Dr. Lee is currently a member of the Standing Committee of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Vice Chairman of the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce and Chairman of the One Country, Two Systems Research Institute. He has been elected as a member of the committee member of the 9th, 10th and 11th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and a member of the standing committee of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.
Dr. Lee has been appointed by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government as a “Justice of the Peace” since 2009 and was awarded the “Golden Bauhinia Star” by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government in July 2015.
Dr. Lee has been committed to charity and public welfare for a long time. In 2007, he was awarded the first “Huang Yanpei Outstanding Contribution Award” by the China Vocational Education Society. In the same year, he also received the 2007 China Charity Award “Most Caring Individual Award” issued by the Ministry of Civil Affairs. Dr. Lee was appointed as an honorary trustee of Tsinghua University in 2008 and was awarded the honor of “Famous University Fellow” by the University of Hong Kong in 2009. In 2012, he was awarded the “Knights of the French Legion of Honor” from the French government. In 2014, Dr. Lee was awarded the 4th “Huang Yanpei Outstanding Contribution Award” by the China Vocational Education Society and was awarded an honorary doctorate in business administration by the University of Edinburgh Lombok. Dr. Peter Lee Ka-kit has served as the seventh board of directors of Fudan University since 2019. The “Peter KK Lee Care of Life Foundation” established by Dr. Lee has been committed to public welfare projects such as medical assistance for birth defects of inland orphans and poor children, education and education for outstanding poor children, and industrial support for rural poor children’s families since 2009. Nearly 30,000 poor children with congenital heart disease have successfully undergone surgery. He also serves as the vice chairman of the Ai You Charity Foundation, helping to promote children’s medical care and child welfare.
Starfive Technology Co., Ltd. (Starfive) was established on August 24, 2018. The company is based on the RISC-V open source ecosystem and under the leadership of a team composed of RISC-V pioneers and senior experts in the industry, using leading RISC-V kernel customization Technology and agile design methods, become a leading domestic independent RISC-V solution provider; at the same time, using independent intellectual property rights for the key application areas of AI-IOT, through platform-based, template-based design concepts, the reality of vertical fields Core technology integration, provide serialized chips and solutions in related fields, create a new business model, and become the technology leader in the corresponding fields and mainstream suppliers of chips and solutions.
Served as the president and CEO of Solantro Semiconductor in Canada, senior design manager of Intel, executive vice president of SMIC, director of Brite Semiconductor and Center Juyuan.
Technical experts and leaders in the intersecting fields of the Internet of Things and multiple technologies. Served as CTO of Google Enterprise Networks and Google Cloud Office, CTO and Vice President of Cisco Internet of Things Solutions, CTO and Vice President of Symantec and other leadership positions.
Bachelor of Electronic Information from Wuhan University of Technology, Master of Data Communication from Wuhan Research Institute of Posts and Telecommunications. He used to be the senior director of FiberHome’s chip company and the senior director of Starfive Technology. Responsible for RISC-V-based SOC chips and hardware solutions; current Leapfive Technology Chip & Hardware VP.