Feeding Hong Kong is governed by a Board of Directors with expertise in food services, logistics, supply chains, technology, accounting, finance and law. Our Board of Directors oversees and directs the work of Feeding Hong Kong, and ensures the organisation maintains the highest standards of performance, programme efficacy, accountability and transparency.
Brett is Chairman of the Board of Directors of Feeding Hong Kong. He is a partner of an international law firm called Addleshaw Goddard. He has lived and worked in Hong Kong for over 17 years. He regularly advises a wide range of clients on corporate and commerical matters across the region. In particular, he regularly acts for clients in the consumer and retail sector including manufacturers and retailers in the hospitality, food and beverage and luxury products industries.
Gareth is Director of Wing On Corporate Management and Group Executive Chef of Aquaculture Technologies Asia Ltd. Prior to returning to Hong Kong, Gareth spent eight years in the food and beverage industry in the United States. He oversees the daily management of the historical retail group Wing On Department Stores, with focus on operations and merchandising. In addition, Gareth also manages an accredited sustainable fish farm based in Hong Kong. Found over a decade ago by his father, Aquaculture Technologies serves home consumer and commercial clients alike with truly sustainable salt-water fish.
Vena joined the Feeding Hong Kong board in 2014 and brings with her a passion for community projects. Vena is dedicated to the care and upbringing of her four young children. She is also actively involved with the school activities and various parent volunteer programs. In addition, Vena is an avid photographer and contributor to a Hong Kong society and lifestyle magazine. Vena began her career with UBS Bank in the FX trading / sales division. She subsequently held Human Resource roles with Citibank and DBS Bank.
Chin Yao Lin (Paul)
Paul is Managing Director of Wing Sang Cheong Limited, a strategic food services distributor. He joined the Company in 1993. In addition, Paul serves as an independent non-executive director of Pyxis Group Limited, a director of Eastlite Industries Limited and CWE Group in Hong Kong. Paul was invited to join Feeding Hong Kong as a director in 2013. He shares similar beliefs with Feeding Hong Kong and would like to contribute his management expertise to minimise food waste and bring useable foods to benefit other people.
Richard is Global Head of Enterprise Applications at Publicis Groupe, one of the largest advertising holding companies in the world that delivers technology and services to over 85,000 advertising and marketing professionals in 110+ countries. Prior to this role, Richard was a successful entrepreneur, with 20+ years of experience owning and managing businesses in Australia and across Asia. In joining Feeding Hong Kong, Richard hopes to bring value through his commercial and technology experience, all while helping to feed those less fortunate in our Hong Kong community.