Mrs. Maria Lee
Mrs. Maria Lee is the founder of Roseville Senior Living Management Ltd, establishing Ventria Residence under the premier senior living concept ‘Retire In Style, Age In Place’.
She became the Hong Kong hotel industry’s first lady General Manager in 1987 and for more than 30 years, she has held various executive positions at The Hong Kong Adventist Hospital, The Peninsula Hotel, The Peninsula Group, The Prince Hotel, New World Hotel, Hotel Concourse and China Travel Services, and was the founder of Rosedale Hotel Group.
Her extensive career experience also included overseeing the administration and day-to-day operation of Hong Kong Adventist Hospital, as a Director and Vice-President of Administration.
Mrs. Lee established her own hospitality management consultancy in 1996 and has successfully launched a number of well-known business projects – including the first cyber business boutique hotel, an elite restaurant and fast food outlet, urban spa-hotel, art hotel and senior residence projects in Hong Kong and China.
Maria serves as a Committee Member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, and was also an adjunct professor of the Faculty of Business at City University of Hong Kong.
As an entrepreneur, a remarkable leader and a compassionate lady of integrity, she also led the planning committee for the re-development of the Hong Kong Girl Guide Association Headquarters and youth hostel community project. Mrs. Lee studied nutrition science, holds an AHMA (American Hotel and Motel Association) Diploma, and is certified in Hotel General Management at Cornell University, New York.