Mr. Lee Lanselle, Partner, Retail & Entertainment
Lee Lanselle is an expert in the business of theme parks, resorts and themed entertainment with over 30 years of experience in planning, executing and implementing projects and operations.
Lee has applied this expertise to theme park and resort projects globally including in China, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan, the United Arab Emirates and the USA.
Lee was an executive in Walt Disney Parks and Resorts for over 20 years where he was a central figure in the planning and implementation of Disney’s international theme park and resort projects in Japan, France and Hong Kong, where he acted as Director and President level key positions.
Lee collaborated with Disney corporate planning and legal teams, supporting the preparation of development, license and management agreements.
In connection with these projects, Lee’s experience included securing agreements, liaison with government officials, integration of transportation systems, and the planning of retail, dining and entertainment complexes.
In 1975 Lee received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Japanese Studies (Economics
Concentration) from Yale University, where he was a Fulbright English Fellow in Toyama, Japan. In 1978 Lee received his MBA in financial policy and control from the University of Michigan. Mr. Lanselle speaks fluent French and conversational Japanese.