Born in Hong Kong, educated in England and France and now residing in Los Angeles, Lady Didi Wong is an Award-Winning International Keynote Speaker, Angel Investor, Hollywood Film & TV Producer & Financier, Business and Speaking Coach, Best-Selling Author, and Philanthropist.
She was given the highest level award of “Women of the Decade for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital” from the Women Economic Forum as well as an award of Achievements, Recognition and Excellence by the National Council of Women from the Egyptian Government. She has also been honored to speak at the United Nations and on the Think and Grow Rich Legacy World Tour.
She has funded, executive produced and worked alongside the likes of Larry King, Al Pacino, Robert Kiyosaki of "Rich Dad, Poor Dad", Chris Voss, the former top FBI negotiator and currently developing Academy Award contenders with Hollywood’s elite filmmakers, writers and producers. She was the lead in a feature documentary on her journey as a speaker called "Impact" that has won multiple major film festivals globally including the Los Angeles, New York, Las Vegas and Belgium Film Festivals for “Best inspirational film”. The film was also nominated at the Sydney and Tokyo Film Festivals.
Lady Didi was given the Certificate of Recognition by Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles for helping women entrepreneurs succeed. Oprah Magazine calls her a "Woman Who Mean Business." She recently received a “Lifetime Achievement Award” for outstanding vision, dedication, and success by the very prestigious Ritossa Global Family Office in Dubai. She was knighted by the Royal Order of Constantine the Great and St. Helen of Spain to further the Royal initiatives both domestically and internationally. Additionally, she has been nominated to receive the “Royal Coat of Arms” directly from the Royal family of Britain and Scotland.
Her company The Yes Academy is LA’s Premiere Entrepreneurial Mentorship Program where she educates her clients hands on with their skills in business, speaking, pitching, networking, PR, branding, marketing and investing. She loves to teach and to contribute to other people’s success.
Philanthropically, she was chosen to be one of twelve “Apostles” in the world to personally help His Holiness Pope Francis with his Foundation “Scholas Occurentes” with its expansion into the U.S. She is a Parent Council in the Obstetrics and Post-Partum department at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Beverly Hills. She is the President of the Women Economic Forum Los Angeles and she is on the Executive Board of Advisors for multiple companies dedicated to better the world. She is the Executive Ambassador for Intellireefs, an organization focused on ocean conservation.
Her superpowers lie in maintaining a loving marriage of nineteen years to Sir Michael Duvert and managing her four children under the age of eleven, including a set of identical girl twins and all her projects, investments and travels always with a smile on her face.
Her hashtag is #speedydidi and #didiwongfromhongkong