MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE
Jennifer is responsible for the overall marketing strategy and external communications of the British Chamber. This requires communicating effectively through the Chamber’s digital platforms, and various publications that the Chamber compiles which include 'Britain in Hong Kong', the Chamber's bi-monthly magazine and the annual ‘British Business’ membership directory. She also looks after the Luxury & Retail, Innovation & Technology and Marcoms committees. Jennifer has over ten year’s International experience in marketing and communications for various brands and advertising agencies.
Jasper began his career in advertising in 1987 at Chris Ingram Associates (now MEC) before joining Eurosport. He moved to Hong Kong in 1995 to work for Star Sports before transferring to Channel [V] in 1997. In 2001 he co-founded Branded and successfully launched the “Matters” series of events including Music, Digital & Sports and also produce the YouTube FanFest. Jasper also serves as President of the Asian Sponsorship Association.
William Lyon is Chief Executive Officer of the Big Cat Group Limited, a company that owns the exclusive rights to develop Jamie’s Italian restaurants across Greater China. William approached the Jamie Oliver UK restaurant group with a proposal to open Jamie’s Italian restaurants across Hong Kong and China – after successfully negotiating the franchise rights William then secured investment and assembled a management team, including Non-Executive Chairman Lord Evan Mervyn Davies (former CEO and Chairman of Standard Chartered Bank). The first Jamie’s Italian restaurant opened in July this year in Causeway Bay and the group has plans for further expansion. Before the incorporation of the Big Cat Group Limited in April 2013, William worked for Jardine Matheson & Co. Limited for more than 11 years. He held a number of operational and business development roles across their Dairy Farm, Jardine Restaurant and Aviation groups. William has lived in Asia for 15 years. He speaks fluent Mandarin and holds a B.A. (Hons) degree in Chinese Studies from the University of Leeds.
After six years in the UK, Dan moved to Hong Kong in 2005 to take advantage of the growth opportunities in the APAC region. Dan joined Fast Track in November 2010 as Director of Fast Track Hong Kong with the remit to build and develop the business in Asia Pacific. Dan specialises in sponsorship strategy, activation and communications and has worked with a number of blue chip clients during his career including Diageo (through the Famous Grouse brand), Vodafone, UBS, Standard Chartered, and latterly HSBC.
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