Elizabeth Lee

Beth Lee is one of the most recognizable faces in the automotive industry. She has chalked up a formidable record as Universal Motors Corporation’s (UMC-NISSAN) Chief Operating Officer, serving the company for 12 years; as the youngest and first female president serving the longest term (7 years) as President of the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines (CAMPI), and as a leader in an industry known for innovation, technology and global operations- the same industry dominated by men.  

Today, she has shifted to being a social entrepreneur with EMotors, Inc., an e-mobility company, makers of ZüM electric vehicles, founded to help poverty alleviation, job creation, and climate change mitigation. It is a 100% Filipino-owned manufacturer/assembler of 3-Wheel Electric Vehicles (EV) registered with the country’s Board of Investments.

Beth also garnered awards to include The Outstanding Women in the Nation’s Service (TOWNS) Awardee, Power 100 Most Powerful and Influential Filipinos by BizNewsAsia, Inspiring Women Entrepreneurs by GoNegosyo, Power88 by Philippine Star, Power Platinum Circle by Lifestyle Asia, among others.

Beth is also Founder, President and co-host of the business and public affairs television show BizNewsTV, shown every Monday at 8PM on the country’s official broadcast station PTV4.