Winnie Lee


For 25 years, Winnie has delivered a wide range of civil engineering projects and contributed to designing and managing multidisciplinary projects of all sizes in the United States, Hong Kong, Macau, and Chongqing. Winnie has led diverse teams to successfully deliver various types of infrastructure (including aviation projects), and buildings, for governments, public agencies, and private entities.

Leveraging her engineering degree and MBA with her diversified background, Winnie has experience in the engineering design of water, sewer, stormwater, and roadway projects in the US with experience in Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia, Texas, and California. Winnie’s experience in the water sector is diverse and includes reviewing and approving the water services connection applications and industrial wastewater permit applications for the Long Beach Water Department; drainage and alignment design for roadway projects in Texas; water diversion, sewer systems, and storm drain system design in California; and the Peak Tram lower terminus renovation project in Hong Kong.  

In addition to actively emerging herself in civil engineering, Winnie is an advocate of smart cities, green infrastructure, and sustainable & resilient design. She has co-hosted numerous innovative events and helped organized annual training courses for engineers at all grades in Arup’s East Asia Region between 2012 and 2021, and she is currently the Civil Engineering and Utilities Skills Network Leader in Arup’s Americas Region.