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Dr. Csaryne WAN / Journey to the “East Meets West”
Date :  22 June 2020
Kowloon Shangri-la Hotel, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Ms. Maiko YAHAGI / Building Mindful Wealth
Date :  29 June 2020

Vinod CHAINRAI 2015


Immediate Past President
Classification: Trading
Vinod was born in Hong Kong and also completed his primary and secondary education here.  He spent a few years in London following further education and working in the family import export business. He returned Hong Kong and started his own business in the manufacturing of low end watches from China and exporting them to all parts of the world along with other Chinese products. Vinod is married with 3 children and continue to enjoy the vibrant and exciting life Hong Kong offers to all of his family members.
Vinod joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in July 2015, became the Club Treasurer in the year 2016-17 and the President 2018-19.

Esther CHAN 20170705

CHAN, Wai Fong Esther

Chair, Rotary Foundation Committee
Classification: Architect
Ms. Esther CHAN, graduated from the Faculty (then "School") of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong (HKU) in 1976, was a member of Rotaract Club in HKU.  Her professional qualifications include Authorised Person (AP), Royal Institure of British Architects (RIBA) and Registered Architects Board. She has her own architect practice since 1987 and received her 35 years HKIA Award (FHKIA) in 2017.
Esther was an Honorary Professor of Town Planning and Construction Department of Tianjin University in 1993.  Concurrently she was a member of Town Planning Board, Consumer Council, Environmental Pollution Board and Pok Oi Hospital Board.
Esther was awarded "Ten Outstanding Young Persons (TOYP)" in 1990, and was elected as a District Board Member of Central and Western District from 1985 to 1992.  In 1993, Esther co-organised with her late husband Mr. TONG Yat Chu, the contemporary President of Hong Kong Science and Technology Association, to lead the first Hong Kong Delegation to South Pole.
In 2017, Esther was appointed as the Vice Chairman of the Organising Committee of Science & Technology for National Day Celebration.
Esther joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in July 2017 and has become the Chair, Rotary Foundation Committee since 2018-19. 

Carina CHEN 201911

CHEN, Carina

Classification: Law Practice
Ms. Carina CHEN is an experienced partner of her law firm with a demonstrated history of working in the law practice industry. She is skilled in Negotiation, Conveyancing, Dissolution of Marriage, Legal Writing, and Preparation of Wills. She is a strong entrepreneurship professional with a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) focused in Law from The Manchester Metropolitan University.
Carina joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in July 2019.

Shirley CHEUNG 2016

CHEUNG, Shirley

Deputy Chair, Public Image Committee
Classification: Life Insurance Agent
Ms. Shirley CHEUNG has been a life insurance agent of Manulife International Limited for several years.  Prior to her current job, she ran her own family business of catering business. 
Shirley has been active in the Parent-Teacher Associations of the secondary school of her son and the primary school of her daughter.
Shirley joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in July 2017. She became the Sergeant At Arm (SAA) in the second half of 2017-18, SAA in 2018-19 and Deputy Chair, Public Image Committee in 2019-20.

PP Percy CHILDE 201107

CHILDE, Percy (PP)

Director and
Past President (2000-01) and Charter Member (1982)
Classification: Electronics


CHU, Alex (PP)

Director and
Past President (1983-84 & 2007-08) and Charter Member (1982)
Classification: Real Estate Investment
Retired Architect and Developer
Charter Member and Charter Vice President (1982-83),
President 1983-84, Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui


CHUNG, Stanley (President)

Classification: Corporate Finance
Mr. Stanley CHUNG joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in January 2017.  He received his Master Degree in Finance from Cambridge University and is a Certified Public Accountant. He has been working in the corporate finance industry for over 15 years. He is keen on various sports activities including table tennis and badminton.  Stanley became the Club Treasurer in 2017-18, the President Elect in 2018-19 and the President in 2019-20.



Past President (2004-05)
Classification: Electronics & Watches Trading
PP Nanik DADLANI has been in the business of watches and consumer electronics since 1960.
Nanik joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in 1987 and became the Club President in the year of 2004-05.

PP Prakash KIRPALANI 201608


Chair, Club Administration Committee and
Past President (1997-98)
Classification: Trading
PP Prakash KIRPALANI joined M. KIRPALANI (HK) LTD (a family business) in 1972 and was assigned as the Managing Director for Taiwan Office (1973-1990).  He returned Hong Kong in 1990 and joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui East (The name was changed in 1999 to "Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui").
Prakash became the Club President in 1997-1998.  He was appointed by the first female Governor of District 3450, DG Gloria CHENG as an Assistant Governor (Area 7) in the year 2002-2003.  He was appointed again by DG Peter WONG as an Assistant Governor (Area 7) in the year 2007-2008.  PP Prakash has been the Chair, Club Administration Committee of Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui since 2013.



Chair, Public Image Committee (2013 - present) and
Past President (2011-12 & 2012-13)
Classification: Wealth Management
PP Alex C H LAI (賴振鴻) joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in August 2009.  So far he has been a 100%-Attendance Member.  Alex was the Club President in the Rotary years of 2011-12 and 2012-13 and served in District 3450, Rotary International as the Chair of the District Interact Committee in 2017-18, Deputy Chair of the District Membership Committee in 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17 and Deputy Secretary of the District Government Relations Committee in 2013-14.
Alex graduated from The University of Hong Kong (HKU) and has been serving as a Court Member (校董) of HKU since 2002 and a Standing Committee Member of HKU Convocation since 2000.  Alex is a Founding Honorary Director of HKU Foundation (since 1998). Alex has been an Executive Committee Member of HKU Alumni Association since 1999.  Alex has been a Toastmaster since 1994 and was awarded Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) in 2009.
As a CFA Charter Holder and CFP Practitioner, Alex is also the founder and CEO of an SFC licenced corporation - Integrity Financial Services Limited, which helps clients in financial planning (insurance, investment, retirement, estate and tax planning) and portfolio management and is awarded "15 years+ Caring Company".
Alex has been a regular participant of the 42-km Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon since 2007, the 100-km Oxfam Trailwalker since 2007 and the 2,600-meter Cross Tolo Harbour Swimming Open Race since 2006.

Cynthia LAI


LAI, Cynthia  PhD

Classification: Education
Dr. Cynthia LAI is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.  Before she joined the University as a Faculty Member, Cynthia worked in Hospital Authority and other Non-Government Organizations as an Occupational Therapist. Cynthia has been serving as an Honorary Consultant of kingdergartens, primary schools and secondary schools in Hong Kong.
Cynthia engages in community-based participatory research and enjoys developing assessment and training tool for people with developmental disabilities.
Cynthia joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in September 2017. She became the Deputy Chair, Service Projects Committee in 2018-19 and the Club Secretary in 2019-20.

PP Agnes LAU

LAU, Agnes (PP)

Chair, Service Projects Committee and
Past President (2009-10)
Classification: Law Practice
PP Agnes LAU joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in 2006.  She has taken up different roles in the Club including the President (2009-10) and the role of Deputy District Secretary of District 3450, Rotary International three times including the Rotary Year 2017-18. In the year of 2016-17, she served as the Secretary of District Ultramarathon Committee.
She is a member of International Yachting Fellowship of Rotarian whereby they have fellowship in yacht activities. She would like to make the world a better place to live and she likes the theme 2017-18, "Rotary: Make a Difference". She likes travelling, wine and spiritual development.

Raymond LEE 201107.jpg

LEE, Raymond (PP)

Vice President and
Past President (2002-03)
Classification: Banking Operations
PP Raymond LEE has been a member of Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui for over 25 years and was the Club President in the year 2002-2003. He also served the Club as a Member of the Board of Directors for many years. He is a UK qualified Chartered Accountant and has been working in the asset management and private banking industries for nearly 30 years.

PP Raj MANIK 201702


Past President (2006-07)
Classification: Insurance Broker

Poonam MEHTA 20191104

MEHTA, Poonam (Mrs.)

Member since 2019.11.04
Classification: Education and Counselling
Mrs. Poonam V MEHTA has lived in Hong Kong almost all her life. She is a passionate educator who has taught students for over five decades and has worked as a counsellor for fifteen years. 
She has acted as Deputy Principal and Principal in highly reputable schools in Hong Kong and Shanghai.  In addition, she has authored many children books.
Presently she heads "Be The Change (BTC)", which helps ethnic minorities in both counselling and teaching.
In 2017, Mrs. MEHTA was selected by Zubin Foundation in their diversity list.  She has also been appointed as a Committee Member of Racial Discrimination Harmony by Home Affairs Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

PP Daniel NG

NG, Daniel (PP)  PhD

Director and
Past President (2013-14 & 2014-15)
Classification: Business Advisory & CPA
PhD, MCom, BBus
Dr. Daniel NG is the Managing Director of ENSON CPA LTD, a Certified Practicing Accountant, and a Director of some consultating firms specialized in business advisory services. He joined Rotary in 2008 and became the Club President of the Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in the years 2013-14 and 2014-15. He is also a Director of other charities and non-government organizations. Besides professional and charity, he is much interested in arts and music. 
A quote for today:
"Life is like a camera, just focus on what's important and capture the good times, develop from the negatives and if things don't work out, just take another shot."


Past President (2003-04)
Classification: Diamond Industry
PP Gary PURSWANI joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in 1986 and became the Club President in the year 2003-04.  Gary is married with 3 children and 4 grand children.  Gary is born the fifth generation in a family of diamond dealers / jewellers from India.  Gary's business was started in Hong Kong in 1965.  They import / export and wholesale diamonds and diamond jewellery.
Gary is a member of Indian Chamber of Commerce and is the Founding President of Non-Resident Indian Association of Hong Kong and International President for NRI Association Delhi (India).  Gary was awarded Hind Rattan (Gem of India) Award for his services to the community.  Gary has been the President of The India Association of Hong Kong and the President of Young Executive Group of Hong Kong and several other organizations.

Deepak SHAHANI 2014

SHAHANI, Deepak (PP)

Treasurer and
Past President (2017-18)
Classification: Real Property Agent
Deepak SHAHANI was born and brought up in Hong Kong and his heritage is Indian. He studied overseas at The American University in Washington, DC and earned a Business Degree. He is now in the property sector doing sales and leasing for local and overseas property. He is a director and founder of Quality Homes Limited, with several years of experience in the industry.
Deepak has been a member of Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui since 2014, and taken up leadership positions such as Sergeants at Arms, Fund-Raising Dinner Committee Member 2014-15, Secretary for the year 2015-2016, Fund-Raising Dinner Chair 20116-17, President-Elect 2016-17 and President 2017-18.

PP Jerry SZETO 20150425

SZETO, Jerry (PP)

Past President (1986-87 & 2005-06)
Classification: Law Practice

 Eman TAI 2018

TAI, Eman

Classification: Legal and Compliance

Miss Eman TAI graduated from The University of Hong Kong with her Bachelor Degree in Laws (LLB) and Postgraduate Studies in Law (PCLL). With the professional legal qualification, she is well versed with the local and international banking laws and compliance standards, and has extensive knowledge in legal drafting and research. 

Eman now works as the Chief Compliance Officer in a foreign bank and is responsible for oversight and management of the overall Anti-Money Laundering/Counter Financing of Terrorism, Sanctions and Regulatory Compliance Programme of the Bank’s Hong Kong operation. She is currently appointed as Money Laundering Reporting Officer, FATCA/CRS Responsible Officer and Section 72B Manager under the Banking Ordinance.

Eman enjoys flying and is undertaking flight training for Private Pilot License in Australia.

Eman joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in July 2018 and became the Sergeant-at-Arms in 2019-20.


PP Ivan TONG 201107

TONG, Ivan (PP)

Chair, Membership Committee and
Past President (1999-2000)
Classification: Luxury Goods
PP Ivan TONG joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui East (now called Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui) in 1994.  Since then, he served in various aspects and became the Club President in 1999-2000.  His initial classification was Corporate Advisor and was changed to Luxury Goods in 2013-2014. He likes sports and took part in table tennis tournaments and tennis tournaments as a team and as an individual with several trophies earned.

Sayoko YEUNG 201707

YEUNG, Sayoko (PE)

President Elect
Classification: Life Insurance Agent
Ms. Sayoko YEUNG attended a number of charity events in both Hong Kong and the UK where money was raised for homeless people and children in need. She also served as a volunteer in occasions where the main purpose was to raise the issues of cruelty against animals.
After graduating from university, she worked in the equity capital market department of a security brokerage firms, where she was mainly responsible for coordinating and running IPO's and secondary offering deals.
Since 2014, she has been working in AIA, specializing in matters of protection plans and wealth management, focusing mainly in the market of high net worth clients whereas also providing unique ideas to potential talents for development into this Market.She likes sports, travelling, getting familiar with other cultures and dancing.
Sayoko joined Rotary Club of Tsim Sha Tsui in February 2017 and became the Club Secretary in 2018-19 and President Elect in 2019-20.