Crystal Thao Lam is the Managing Director of Vinawood Ltd., Vietnam’s largest wood component manufacturer specializing in customized window covering, millwork and architectural mouldings — exporting to developed and emerging markets. With 10 years of operations experience in Vietnam, Ms. Lam has lead the firm’s expansion into new markets, product categories and strategic ventures.
Ms. Lam is a member of the Young Presidents Organization and is an avid participant in dialogues relating to Women’s initiatives and music education. Ms. Lam was a panelist at the inaugural Forbes Vietnam Women’s Summit in 2017 and was one of the representatives from the manufacturing industry, who participated in discussions with the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in 2017.
Ms. Lam holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, a B.A. in Rhetoric and a B.A. in International Political Economy from the University of California, Berkeley.