Zhen Li (Wesley Lee)


Wesley Lee is a Tutor in Bachelor of International Logistics Management program at Bahrain Polytechnic.

Prior to his teaching role in Bahrain, Wesley had an exceptional and highly successful career in the logistics and supply chain industry for more than 10 years, where he held a variety of managerial roles ranging from procurement, supply chain management to air freight.

Academic Qualifications Obtained


Bachelor of Science, University of Science and Technology of China, China


Graduate Certificate in Commerce, Lincoln University, New Zealand


Master of Applied Science, Lincoln University, New Zealand

Professional Certifications


Certificate IATA Tariff, New Zealand


Certificate DG Awareness, Australia


Member of CILT New Zealand

Teaching Expertise

2010 – present Tutor,  Bahrain Polytechnic, Bahrain

Relevant Industry Expertise

1999 – 2001Assistant Procurement Manager, Electronic Grouppen Shanghai, China
2004 – 2009Air Freight Supervisor, Menzies World Cargo, Christchurch, New Zealand
2009 – 2010CTO Operations Manager, Toll Group, Melbourne, Australia



  1. Areas of Research Interest

    Supply chain visibility, strategic supply chain management

  2. Doctorate research funded by Victoria University Melbourne

    Chain power and value impacts of freight forwarders in fragmented markets: evidence from inbound air freight chains into Bahrain

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organisations

  1. Member, National Academy of Engineering, Bahrain, (2013-Present)
  2. Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery, Canada, (2008-2013)
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