Ming Lee is President and CEO of AIR Worldwide and CEO of Verisk Climate. Ming is responsible for setting global strategy and overseeing worldwide operations of both divisions, which are part of Verisk's decision analytics business segment. Since joining AIR in 1996, Ming has filled a number of senior leadership roles and has led several departments at AIR, including AIR's work in the corporate, government, and weather risk management sectors, where he helped corporations and government agencies assess and manage their exposure to natural catastrophes.
Ming is a member of the governing board of the Global Earthquake Model (GEM) initiative and sits on the board of Verisk's Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) unit, which is on the forefront of research on global climate change and other issues in atmospheric science.
Before joining AIR, Ming held senior executive positions at several leading information technology companies. A former U.S. Navy officer, Ming holds a B.S. in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from Stanford Business School.