HCC AGM & NEW EC 2017/18

July 19, 2017

From front L to R: Linda McCreath, Honorary Member George Wing Kee, HCC President Simon Chan, HCC VP Jessie Xiao,  Honorary Member Peter Wong,

Aaron Stathi, HCC Treasurer Peter Bannister, HCC Secretary Richard Hughes, Public Officer Jonathon Wong, Anthony Keirann, Karen Soo and Vincent Lim.  

Absent; HCC Treasurer Jason Zheng, Grace Shen and Vaugh de Vocht 

In an intimate members only dinner last week, HCC’s Annual General Meeting welcomed in our new Executive Committee for 2017/18 and are pleased to announce a strong team of 15 Executives led by HCC President Simon Chan, Vice Preisdent Jessie Xiao and Honorary Members Peter Wong and George Wing Kee.  


At the AGM, HCC’s new Marketing Business Executive.Emilia Podetti was introduced who will work closely with Karen Soo who now takes on Strategic Counsel on the HCC Executive Committee with her new role as a Director at the Diversity Council of Australia.


President Simon Chan reflected on a most successful and eventful 2016/17 expressing deep gratitude to valuable and long standing EC members Brad Chan, Ryan Tian and Stephen Wan who will step down.  With these new changes HCC welcomes a second Treasurer with a very valuable HCC supporter Jason Zheng and a long standing valuable HCC member Vincent Lim as our two new HCC Executives this coming term. 


Our appreciation to the Novotel Central Sydney team; Ben, Elyse and Kayla for their generous hospitality and valuable support to the Chamber and to our event sponsors; Best Cellars, Umi Group and Events Cinema. Special thanks to our Ukulele performer Wilson Wang.


On behalf of the Chamber Executive Committee, we would like to thank our many Chamber members, sponsors, partners and friends for your valuable support this last year and we very much look forward to exciting year ahead promoting, driving and growing our members’ businesses and supporting Haymarket’s economic growth.