Andy Ho

CEO Greater China


Andy Ho joined Royal Philips in August 2015 as Executive Vice President before becoming CEO of Philips Greater China in November 2015. In July 2016, he was appointed a member of Royal Philips’ Executive Committee.


He joined Philips during a period of unprecedented strategic transformation for the 127-year old company and has played a leading role in its evolution into an integrated healthcare solutions provider.  With deep expertise in designing and delivering experiential marketing campaigns for Chinese consumers, he has led Philips’ successful transformation in the country.


A key initiative under his leadership has been the company’s adoption of a high-performance culture that integrates its professional and personal healthcare function. This cultural shift has enhanced the company’s end-to-end capabilities in delivering integrated solutions across the healthcare continuum.

We are committed to enhancing the health of Chinese people by engaging and driving the Healthy China 2030 strategy. 

Andy Ho

CEO Greater China, Royal Philips

Andy has helped lead Philips’ digital transformation in China and is committed to helping address the country’s healthcare challenges through technology-enabled solutions and multi-stakeholder collaboration. He has encouraged the wider health-tech industry to adopt an “internet plus” strategy and has overseen Philips’ collaboration with stakeholders including government, hospitals, universities, technology incubators and IT industry leaders. 


Prior to joining Philips, Andy worked for over 30 years at IBM where he held a wide range of sales, technology and senior management roles in Greater China, Canada and the United States. He managed high-growth regions, systems and businesses across over 100 countries and was also a member of the company’s Technology Team Committee and Global Strategy Team. 


He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. 

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At a glance


  • Current role: CEO Greater China, Royal Philips
  • Since: 2015
  • Born: Hong Kong, in 1961
  • Nationality: Chinese and Canadian
  • Graduated: Chinese University of Hong Kong (Business Administration)

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