Hong Kong

Chicago Booth Alumni Club

Chicago Booth

Network, learn, socialize, and stay connected with Chicago Booth alumni in your area.

About Us

Hong Kong has one of the largest alumni community in Asia, with over 400 Chicago Booth alumni currently living and working in HK. 

The mission of the Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Hong Kong is to:

  • Foster relationships among the alumni community in HK and the connection with the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and the University at large
  • Provide support and opportunity for alumni in HK for social interaction, professional networking, continuing education and intellectual discussion
  • Support Chicago Booth to promote awareness and enhance the image and value of the Chicago Booth as the preeminent institution among the business community and prospective students
  • Assist the the school in its fund raising activities and sponsorship initiatives for Booth events, courses or programs

History and founding fathers

The University of Chicago Alumni Club of Hong Kong was co- founded in the late 1970's by Lincoln Yung, MBA '70, and John Soong, MBA '42. The primary objective of the Club is to serve alumni by connecting them with each other, and with the local community through social and speaker events with local and international business leaders, dignitaries, and scholars.

Club Leadership

Peter Williams, '10 (AXP-9)
President

Yong Kai Wong, '09 (AXP-8)
Vice-President

Yin Peng Foo, '12 (AXP-11)
Vice-President and EMBA Focus

Derek Chen, AB '06, (Honorary)
Secretary

Cliff Ip, '08
Treasurer

Gavin Yeung, '12
Admissions Liaison

Oisze Altonaga, '11
Communications Chair

Michael Sun, '09 and Phoebe Tse, AB '06 (Honorary)
External Relations Co-Chairs

Roger Xie, '08
Career Focus Group Chair

Daniel Wu, '10
First Social Chair

Jack Lai, '11  
Social Chair

David Ji, '13
Sports Chair

We gratefully acknowledge our past Presidents and volunteers who have served the alumni community in Hong Kong:

Rosa Lee, '08 (AXP-7) - President
King Leung, '99 - President
Vincent Mak, '07 - Vice President 
Jayne Chu, '05 - Program Chair

Club Membership

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Benefits & Registration

Become a part of the University of Chicago community in Hong Kong!

  • Connect with other alums across the university who are based in Hong Kong and the region.
  • Tap into a wider network of other alumni members from other universities through organised inter-alumni events held throughout the year.
  • Get Involved now by becoming a member! Simply email us your degree and graduation year to uchicagoclubhk@gmail.com so you will start receiving our newsletter with exciting events announcements.


Event Calendar
Dec
15

Hong Kong Fusion

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Mar
28

A Reception with President Zimmer

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Apr
16

Chicago Conversations- Entrepreneurship in Asia

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