Wing T. Chao

global advisor
Wing T. Chao Global Advisors

Wing T. Chao is an internationally renowned master planner, architect and developer.

Chao was Vice Chairman of Development for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, Asia Pacific.  Chao was also Executive Vice President for Master Planning, Architecture & Design at Walt Disney Imagineering.  Chao oversaw the design and development of company’s worldwide businesses worth over $12 billion.   Chao directed teams of Disney Imagineers and world’s leading architects and designers, developed and built projects including theme parks, resort hotels, restaurants, retail & entertainment venues, convention & exhibition centers and cruise ships.

Chao holds B. of Arch. and M. of Arch. degrees from UC Berkeley, a second M. of Arch. from Harvard University, and an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Business Administration in Hospitality Management from Johnson and Wales University.