Past Event Speakers

One of the best things about the E club is our ability to get successful entrepreneurs to speak at our monthly events. They provide personal insights and inspiring words of wisdom to our members.

In the past years, we’ve had some of Hong Kong’s top entrepreneurs speak and present at various events. Past speakers have also included: Alan Zeman, Sir Richard Tang, Christine Loh, Simon Murray, Michelle Garnant, Mike Rowse, Raju Harilela, Harlan Goldstein (founder of Harlan’s), Tom Neir (founder of Pacific Coffee) Vivien Chan (owner of V-brand serviced apartments), Kim Robinson (hair dresser to the stars) and Nury Vittachi.

Event #

Past Speakers













Simon Squibb – CEO and Founder Nest HKMark Sims – GNL Storage

Jennifer Cheng – Glamit

Sally Ryder – Ryder Diamonds

Jim Coke –  Hillman Rainer

Moira Clark – Professor of Strategic marketing at Henley Business School

John Chen – CEO Blackberry

Dr Victor Fung – Chairman Fung Group Group

Helen Chan – Senior Consultant – Paypal Hong Kong

Steve Bruce – S.B. Consulting 

Prof. Andrew Godley – Head of School of Entrepreurship, Henley Business School, University of Reading

Dymocks, Edible Arrangements, and Jeeves – Franchising Panel

107 Chococielo, Finessa, and Bo-Lo’Gne – Chocolate, Cava, and Pasty Tasting
106 Stefania Lucchetti – Leadership and Entrepreneurship
105 Helene Liu – The Conscious Use of Non Verbal Communication
104 Maseena Ziegler – Ladies who Launch
103 Frederick Yung – Looking for Growth Capital? Tips to get funding from Angels
102 Lawrence Pang – Using Ancient Chinese Wisdom to Build a Modern Business
101 Aron H. Harilela – The Harilela Legacy: Entrepreneurial Spirit of Hong Kong
100 Stephen Newbury – Sucessful Business Models
99 Andrew Lewis – Founder of REPUBLIK and Former Owner of M1NT
98 James E Thompson – Founder and CEO of The Crown Worldwide Group
97 So Yiu King – Executive Director of FlexSystem Holdings Ltd
96 Ralph Chow – How HKTDC Can Help Run Your Business
95 Deborah Torres Patel – The Art of Selling Yourself
94 Herman Yong – Software as a Service
93 Petrus Carlsten – From Entreprenuer to Business Owner
92 Julie Chiu – Three Steps Towards Getting the Change You Want
91 Nicolle Spagnoli – The Keys to Instinctual Entreprenuership
90 Danny Moorjani – Turning Procrastination into Action
89 Tony Chan – Fund Matching for Entrepreneurs and Investors
88 Barry Jones – Top 10 mistakes of Entrepreneurs
87 Lizette Smook and Stephen Petith – How to use social Media as a tool for driving the bottom line
86 Ramaness Parasuram – Carbon Auditor for the UN and Green and
85 Dr Sue Jamieson – Doctor and Author
84 Brian Brown – Author and Independent Trader
83 Dermott Rowan – Founder Owner and Manager from Orla Kiely
82 Gerry Ball – Growing your business in a Downturn- Founder & CEO
Mind Your Language
81 Mike Southon – Heard enough Doom and Gloom about the state the World is in?
80 Coral Toh – Making Intellectual Property (IP) Simple for Entrepreneurs
79 Douglas Dean     – Maximize your potentials int these turbulent times by building up your brand
78 Steven Molnar – 10 Things to Protect Wealth & Profit in Business
77 Billy Wong – Generate more Business with E-mail Marketing
76 Thomas Escobar & Casper Johansen – Where are Angel Investors putting their Money
75 Paul Dunn – The Wizard of WOW
74 Paul Wetton and Gary Davies – 7 Deadly mistakes of raising Venture Capital
73 Girish Jhunjhnuwala – Expanding an Idea to a Global brand
72 Gerry Ball – Founder of Mind Your Language
71 Peter Schindler – Owner of On the Road Editions Ltd
70 Jacqueline Muller – Founder of 3DOM
69 Tony Jones – ex Regional Director of BAT
68 Nishant Kasibhatla – The World’s memory record holder
67 Neil Orvay – Introduced the Baker Tilly Angel Investor Fund
66 Eve Roth Lindsay – Founder of Savvy Style
65 Philip Meyer – CEO of Transact 24
64 Angela Rolston – Limestone Coast Wines
63 Mark Ingles – Double amputee who climbed Mount Everest
62 Chris Bongars – Founder & Executive Director, SustainAsia
Lizette Smook     – Managing Director, Innovasians
Dr. Merrin Pearse – Ecopreneur
61 Thomas Neir – Founder and former CEO, Pacific Coffee Company
60 Rob Kushner – Inverter and Mass Marketeer
59 Kim Robinson – Asia’s celebrity hair stylist
58 Cecilie Gamst Berg – Author and Teacher
57 Vivien Chan – Senior Partner, Vivien Chan & Co.
56 Harlan Goldstein – Owner of Harlan’s Ltd.
55 Charles Brian-Boys – Managing Partners of Eight Partnership Ltd.
54 James Oliver – Founder and Managing Director of Principle One Ltd.
Samir Kumar – Director / Founder of Sino Hero Foods Limited
  – Former Director / Founder of Frontier Foods Ltd.
Winnie J. Ng – Executive Director of The Kowloon Motor Bus Co. (1933) Ltd Group
  – Managing Director of RoadShow Holdings Ltd.
51 Mr. Arthur A. da Silva – Managing Director of Jet-Speed Air Cargo Forwarders(HK) Ltd.
50 Dr Lily Chiang – Founder of Eco-Tek Holdings Ltd.
49 Simon Chan – Founder and Director of Crossark
48 Anthony Solimini – Managing Director of Sandler Sales Institute
47 Vasco Cheung – founder of Cmedtec Ltd.
46 Doug Young – Founder and CEO of G.O.D. Ltd.
45 Michael Nock – Founder of Doric Capital Corporation.
44 Mary Gadams – Founder & CEO RacingThePlanet Ltd.
43 Stephen Hartwell Greer –Chief Executive of Smorgon Hartwell Recycling Ltd.
42 David K. F. Lee – Chairman of Team and Concepts Limited (TnC).
41 Michelle Garnaut – Owner of M Restaurant Group.
40 Mr Jamie Donaldson – Director & Fund Manager of R&B McNeill China Investment Fund.
39 Mr Napoleon Biggs – Chief Guru, Director of Sales & Marketing of Web Guru Asia.
Mr Peter Forsythe – Chairman, Wall Street Institute Hong Kong and Japan
  – Chairman, Hong Kong Federation of Private Educators
37 Mr Stephen Vines – Journalist, Writer & Entrepreneur.
36 Sir Gordon Ying-Sheung Wu GBS, KCMG, FICE – Chairman of the board of Hopewell Holdings Limited and Hopewell Highway Infrastructure Limited.
35 Chung Kin Man – founder of The Hong Kong Mountaineering Training Centre.
34 Gordon D. Oldham – Senior Partner of Oldham, Li & Nie.
33 Chris Kyme – Managing Partner / Co-Founder of BANG!
32 Simon Murray – Chairman, GEMS
31 Paul Salnikow – CEO of The Executive Centre
30 Richard Tsang – Managing Director of Strategic Financial Relations Limited
29 James Thompson – Chairman and Chief Executive of the Crown Worldwide Group of Companies
28 Alan Johnson – Chairman of Horwath International
27 David Webb – Founder of
26 Alan Zeman – Chairman and Founder of Lan Kwai Fong
25 Raju Harilela – Chairman and Group Executive Director of Harilela Strategic Group
24 Teresa Norton – Founder of Strategic Entertainment
23 Gerard Wright – CEO of the Mercator Group
22 Nury Vittachi – Author & Writer
21 Chan Tik Yuen – Founder of AGL MediaTech Holdings Limited
20 Peter Gordon – Founder of
19 Christine Loh – Chief Executive Officer of Civic Exchange Limited
18 Neil Pryde – Founder of Neil Pryde Sails
17 Sir David Tang – Owner of Shanghai Tang
16 Richard Roque – Principal of William E. Simon & Sons (Asia) Limited
15 Jim Rounick – Managing Director of He-Ro Chemicals Ltd

Subscribe to our Mailing List

Log In or Sign Up

Forgot your password? / Forgot your username?