July 12, 2021

Farewell for now

“Chris always gives out wise suggestions, yet in a very friendly and supportive manner. I used to think of mentorship programs as formal, instructional counseling. But with Chris, I just feel like I’ve been learning from a highly intelligent friend. Ida, my fellow mentee, always comes in with her creativity […]
March 15, 2021

Never stop being inspired

From staying apart in two cities last year to enjoying regular face-to-face gatherings in Hong Kong now, mentor Christopher Drake and his mentees Wu Yung-hsuan (BSocSc) and Ida Kwok (BA) have managed to grow their friendships over this challenging time. Yung-Hsuan, from Taiwan: “Chris offers me much-needed life advice every […]
January 19, 2021

A new good friend

“My mentor Mr Yeung is a very humble and friendly person. We had a really great time during our lunch together. He gave me a lot of insights about the life of a barrister and future career options, and I got to know him more. He told me why he […]
January 12, 2021

Thank you Mentor

“I just finished my last exam of this semester, also probably the last one of my undergraduate studies. I am nervous and excited about my graduation as well as embarking on a new journey as an investment banking analyst, which I expect to start in April. Thank you so much […]
December 4, 2020

Positive outlook

“My mentor Dr Edmund Yau and I had dinner in Wan Chai last Saturday. We had a meaningful conversation on various aspects such as future career path, travel and even family matters. Seeing things from a different perspective gave me new insights. Dr Yau’s attitude towards life has impacted me […]