Yan-yan Yip is the Chief Executive Officer of WYNG Foundation. Prior to joining WYNG Foundation in May 2016, she was the CEO of Civic Exchange, an independent public policy think tank based in Hong Kong. Ms Yip has long experience in public policy research and civic engagement. She has also developed an interest in peace education and conflict transformation and has provided training in Sweden, India, the United States, Japan, and China. Ms Yip has served on the board of other charities in Hong Kong, including HER Fund (2004-2008), Little Life Warrior Society (2008-2014, 2016-2018), and Clean Air Network (2018-present). She is an amateur Latin dancer.