Christine Loh has been widely acknowledged locally and internationally for her public policy as well as civic work, including as a “Hero of the Environment” by TIME in 2007. She was a successful business woman from the 1980s to 1994, when she focused full-time on legislative work. In 2000, she chose not to stand for re-election to the Hong Kong legislature and started the non-profit think tank, Civic exchange to work on policy solutions. Today, her insights, advice and moderating skills are highly sought after. She is a published author of many books, creator of a variety of civic enterprises, and an arts enthusiast.