Mr. Wilson Lee FLORES

Multi-awarded Writer & Analyst of Sino-Philippine Relations
Republic of the Philippines

Wilson Lee Flores is an economics & geopolitics analyst, multi-awarded writer, “Philippine Star” newspaper columnist, a college teacher, a real estate entrepreneur; he also bought and revived the 77-year-old Kamuning Bakery Cafe where he also hosts the now famous “Pandesal Forum” where leaders and newsmakers dialogue with media and intellectuals.

He has won his 13 Catholic Mass Media Awards (CMMA) for “Best Opinion Column”, “Best Business Column” and for other categories, including 2 CMMA Hall of Fame Awards. This is the highest record of CMMA awards for any journalist in print or broadcast media in history. His “Philippine Star” columns range in topics from economics, business, politics, geopolitics, history to culture.

Mr. Flores has also won three Palanca literary awards while still a Legal Management college student at the Ateneo de Manila University. He has authored 5 books published by the De La Salle University Press. He also took special classes in economics at Peking University.