About Us

Officers:
President – Kathy Thorpe '05
Vice President – Nathan Savir '09
Treasurer – George Fong *10
Secretary – Jennifer Yeh-Wannenmacher '01
Alumni Schools Committee Co-Chairs – Kenneth Chen '87 and Wanli Li *07
Book Award Committee Co-Chairs – Dominic Notario '03 and Griffith Jones '80
Princeton Women’s Network Co-Chairs – Mehvesh Mumtaz Ahmed *02 *10 and Vippy Wong ‘04
Young Alumni Committee Chair – Cameron White '14 and John Votta '12
Membership & Communications Committee Chair – Evan Thorpe '05
Community Service Committee Co-Chairs – Nathan Savir '09 and Laura Yue Bai '10
Graduate Alumni Committee Co-Chairs – Harold Kim *93 and George Fong *10
Parents Committee Chair - Gerald Dennig '81
Social Media Committee – Eunice Chan '12
Ivy Ball Committee Chair – Christy Fung '15
To reach any of our officers, please contact us at: princetonclubhk@gmail.com

Monday, November 30, 2015

Princeton Potluck Dinner - 6 December 2015



Tigers,


Nathan Savir '09 and Laura Yue Bai '10 have kindly offered to host our next Princeton Potluck dinner at their apartment in the Mid-Levels. The potluck will be a hotpot. Feel free to bring a stand-alone dish, drinks, or your favorite hotpot ingredient(s). Please note that Nathan and Laura have a cat.


Please RSVP with how many guests (including yourself) will attend and what dish or drink you will bring.


Date: Sunday, 6 December, 2015 from 6:30-9:00pm

Location: Mid-Levels, Hong Kong

RSVP: nat.savir@gmail.com

Boxing Day Chess Party



Dear Tigers,


Please see below an invitation from Pauline Yeung '08 for a Boxing Day Chess Party featuring a 10-minute live match between chess masters Daniel Lam (Cambridge, 1999) and Josh Weinstein (Princeton '09). This will be preceded by a brief introduction to the game of chess, and accompanied by drinks and canapes. Friends and family are most welcome to join.


Daniel Lam (Cambridge, 1999), is Hong Kong's No. 1 ranked player among active chess players, as well as the only person from Hong Kong to hold the title of Master from the Chinese Chess Association. Daniel is a financial services professional.


Josh Weinstein (Princeton '09), currently a tech entrepreneur, was an East Asian Studies major and President of the Undergraduate Student Government (USG) at Princeton. As Founder of YouAreTV, a live video platform that enables the audience to not just watch but also video call-in and participate, he has been featured on Bloomberg and been a guest speaker at DLD, Princeton, NYU, the CUNY Grad School of Journalism as well as programs such as Founder Institute and TechStars. Josh was the 2004 U.S. High School speed chess champion. For more about Josh, please visit http://joshrweinstein.com/me


The event will be held on 26 December 2015 from 4:30 - 6:30 pm at a convenient venue in Central, to be announced at a later date. The cost per person is HK$ 500 for non-members, HK$ 400 for Oxbridge Society / Princeton Club members, and HK$ 300 for children.


Please RSVP directly to yeung.pauline@gmail.com with the subject "Boxing Day Chess Party" by Tuesday, December 1 if you are interested in attending. Please include the number of adults and/ or children who plan to attend, and state whether they are members or non-members.

Friday, October 2, 2015

Princeton Club of Hong Kong Annual Dinner - Tuesday October 20th

Dear Tigers,

The Princeton Club of Hong Kong's Annual Dinner 2015 will be Tuesday, October 20th at the Hong Kong Football Club. Wednesday is Cheung Yeung Festival (a public holiday), so there is no excuse not to attend!

Please join fellow alumni in celebrating being a Princeton Tiger in Hong Kong and learning how you can become part of the fun and interesting activities the Club has planned for the upcoming year!


We will be joined by special guest, Samson Young*13 presenting "For Whom the Bell Tolls" a piece focused on the sounds of bells recorded across Africa, Australia, Myanmar, etc. with references to their cultural and musical history. More details about Samson's background and unique multimedia work can be found at: http://www.scm.cityu.edu.hk/…/assistant-pr…/mr-young-samson/

Back by popular demand, we will have Quizmaster Extraordinaire, Glenn Berkey '89, testing our tiger knowledge with Princeton Trivia.

The cost of the buffet dinner is HK$450 + HK$19 processing fee. Seating is again limited to 60 persons this year. Tickets can be purchased until Wednesday, October 7th. Please purchase tickets at the following link and enter the code “orange”:
https://www.eventbrite.hk/e/the-princeton-club-of-hk-2015-a…

(Please remember that unlike most of our events, this dinner is for PU alumni only, since we vote for officers as per our by-laws.)

We look forward to seeing you on the 20th!

Sunday, September 20, 2015

"Occupy Central in the Media"

Thank you to all who attended the August 24th discussion on "Occupy Central in the Media" with Mary Hui '17!

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Summer Happy Hour Thursday, July 30, 6pm - 9pm at Stone Nullah Tavern

Meet us in Wan Chai this Thursday, July 30, 6-9pm for our Summer Happy Hour at Stone Nullah Tavern! This lively happy hour is quite unique - at 5PM drinks are 1 HKD and the price doubles every 20 minutes, a true race against the clock! Stone Nullah also serves delicious, hearty American fare and has a fantastic selection of American whiskeys.

Thursday, July 30, 6pm - 9pm

Stone Nullah Tavern, G/F, 69 Stone Nullah Lane, Wanchai, Hong Kong

If you have trouble finding us, please call or whatsapp John Votta (+852 6206 9143).

For those interested...

5:00pm = HKD1;
5:20pm = HKD2;
5:40pm = HKD4;
6:00pm = HKD8;
6:20pm = HKD16;
6:40pm = HKD32;
7:00pm = HKD64.

See you there!

Best,

Your PCHK officers

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Happy Hour Wednesday June 17 with FREE Artisan Cocktails at The Pawn

Meet us in Wan Chai next Wednesday, June 17th, 6:30 - 8:30 for our June Happy Hour at The Pawn, 62 Johnston Road, Wan Chai (far back bar on the first floor).  The Pawn has graciously co-sponsored the event and will be mixing up 2 specially designed cocktails that will be FREE to all PCHK attendees.

To confirm your spot and secure FREE cocktails, you must complete the Happy Hour Registration Form. Happy Hour Registration Form

If you have trouble finding us, please call or whatsapp John (6206 9143) or Saroj (6974 0571)
See you there!

Thursday, May 14, 2015

PCHK May Happy Hour - Thurs May 21 @ Shore

Greetings Tigers!

Throw on your beer jackets, muster some Tiger pride, and get ready for Goin' Back at our reunions-themed happy hour at Shore! 

Location: Shore, 4th Floor, the L. place, 139 Queen’s Road Central (Map)
Date: Thursday, May 21
Time: From 7:00 PM

If you have trouble finding us (although you probably won't because beer jackets) please call or whatsapp John (6206-9143) or Tony (6769-8621). 

TIGER UP!
Your PCHK officers

Monday, April 13, 2015

Hong Kong Interclub Mixer, Thursday April 16th

Greetings Tigers! This April we have decided to "mix-up" our regular happy hour and attend the Hong Kong Interclub Mixer this coming Thursday at Levels!

Grab a drink and socialize along with fellow Tigers and alumni from other universities as we kick the spring into gear.


Date: THURSDAY April 16th

Location: Levels2/F, No.1 On Hing Terrace, Central, Hong Kong
Entrance: 100 HKD at the door (Includes 1 drink)
RSVP: hkinterclubalumni@gmail.com

All Best,Your PCHK Officers





Wednesday, February 18, 2015

PCHK Global NetNight 2015 – Princeton in Finance Networking Drinks

Dear Tigers,

You are invited to a Princeton in Finance Networking Drinks on the evening of March 4th (Wednesday) which we are hosting in continuation of our Princeton-in-the-Professions series and as part of the Fifth Annual Princeton Global NetNight.

The Global NetNight is a career-networking event hosted by regional Princeton Alumni Associations around the world, all in the same week, which brings together alumni who want to strengthen their career network and foundation, to further their current career goals, or to inform a future career decision. Please visit http://alumni.princeton.edu/calendar/gnn/ for more details.

We have invited alumni with extensive experience in financial services to share their views on a career in finance and their outlook for the financial services industry, including Reid Marsh '82, Co-head of Asia-Pacific Investment Banking at Barclays, and Gregory Guyett '85, Co-head of Asia Pacific Banking at JPMorgan.

Please join us for an evening of cocktails and connect with other Hong Kong Princetonians in finance. Details as follows:

Date: March 4th, 2015 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Venue: The Envoy, 3/F, The Pottinger Hong Kong, 74 Queen’s Road Central
RSVP: Please register using the form at this link.

If you have any questions, please email princetonclubhk@gmail.com. We hope to see you on March 4th.

Best regards,


Your PCHK officers