BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

The Chamber’s membership ranges from SMEs to large corporations, covering an exciting and diverse spectrum of business activities. This provides an excellent forum for networking, and many of the Chamber’s functions are designed for this purpose. We also organise a very successful programme of breakfast briefings, luncheon speeches, as well as training courses to keep our members informed and inspired.

 

The British Chamber is one of Hong Kong’s largest international business organisations. Our 1,000+ membership comprises major multinational companies, as well as a substantial number of SMEs, and represents a broad spectrum of British, Hong Kong, international and Chinese companies. Collectively, it makes a significant contribution to the Hong Kong economy and to employment, and constitutes a representative cross-section of business opinion in the SAR. 

Here are just a few of the ways membership could benefit you. If you are interested in joining the Chamber and would like to learn more about our membership, please contact membership@britcham.com

 

British Business Directory

The British Business directory lists details of the Chambers of Commerce in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao. It is published annually in May and as a member you will receive a free listing including your contact details and company profile. You will also receive a complimentary copy of the directory (usual price $1800) when you join and for every year of your membership. Your company details will also be added to on our online database, accessible to all members. Please click here for more details. The British Business Directory is a valuable resource for any company looking to find business partners across the region. There are advertising opportunities for both members and non-members. 
 

 

‘BrItain in Hong Kong’ Magazine

‘Britain in Hong Kong’, the highly regarded bi-monthly magazine of the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, has a readership of approximately 15,000. It is circulated to the Chamber’s full membership both in Hong Kong and overseas and can also be found in many of the main business centres  and private members’ clubs in Hong Kong, trade organisations in the UK, airport business lounges and onboard major airlines that fly between Hong Kong and London. The magazine features news and articles supplied by its member companies, as well as industry updates and business insights from the Chamber’s sub-committees on their latest initiatives. As a member you are entitled to submit news items, new appointments as well as informative articles. Both non-members and members are welcome to advertise in the magazine, please click here to learn more.

 

Provide Speakers for events or seminars

Members are entitled to host breakfast briefings or lunch seminars for free on topical and informative subjects relating to their business specialisation. The Chamber arranges all the logistics of the events and promotes the presentation to our full database of over 2000 professionals. Please contact events@britcham.com to learn more about our events programme.
 

 

 

Networking 

The chamber runs over 200 events each year, many of which are a great opportunity to network with like-minded business people. These events include high-profile speaker luncheons, breakfast briefings, lunchtime seminars, informal cocktail evenings, and many more. As a member you can attend these events at members rates. To see a comprehensive listing of these events please visit our upcoming events page. Our events offer our members the perfect opportunity to cultivate business contacts within the international business community in Hong Kong and the region. Participate in our social events to network and meet new business contacts, or use them for client entertainment. There are also numerous opportunities to sponsor events at various levels, from title sponsorship to prize sponsorship. Click here for more details.

 

Commitees

The Chamber has 18 committees with over 200 active members. Getting involved is a great way to network with people in a specific industry, as well as contribute to shaping policy issues in Hong Kong and organising useful and informative briefings for the members. Click here to see a complete list of the committees as well as more information on how to get involved.

 

Advertising and Sponsorship

With over 1200 members, with 500 different companies as corporate members., the British Chamber provides the perfect platform to market your brand to a very targeted market. The membership covers a variety of sectors as well as larger businesses down to SMEs. The corporate membership is predominantly senior business people at management level. For more details on Advertising and Sponsorship opportunities please click here