DESIREE AU is the managing director and publisher of Time Out Hong Kong, one of the most dynamic international editions of the city-lifestyle magazine founded in London. A communications consultant, she also contributes to writing for ELLE Luxe and The International New York Times.
Having spent nearly 20 years in the media industry, she previously held editor positions with The Standard and The South China Morning Post. She also sits on the board of The Society of Publishers Asia and The Women's Foundation. She is passionate about arts, culture and environmental issues and is a nominator for the Sovereign Asian Art Prize.