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Meet the Team

Chris Aukland

Chris Aukland

Group Managing Director

About MeChris is the Regional Managing Director, Asia for Ambition & HaTCH Powered by Ambition brands based out of Hong Kong. He is an experienced recruitment professional with 17 years’ consulting experience across the UK and Asia and has a proven track record of building and leading sustainable and profitable recrui...

Alexandra Leung

Alexandra Leung

Associate Director, Technology

My backgroundAfter my graduation, I made the decision to try something different and challenging for a career path. Through my friend’s referral, I began my journey as a recruiter working for a boutique recruitment agency.In my experience as a recruiter, I really enjoy the constant interaction with people...

Elaine Chu

Elaine Chu

Associate Director, Governance & Front Office

My BackgroundOriginally from Canada, I have over 10 years of working experience.  I started out my career doing client servicing in Canada and moved to HK in 2011.  I managed a language center and joined the recruitment sector in 2014.  Since then, I have focused on middle to back office recruitment for banking ...

Monique Yeung

Monique Yeung

Associate Director, Marketing & Products

My BackgroundI started my career as an accountant in a bank, where I gained banking knowledge and started building up my network within the finance industry. Before joining Ambition, I spent a year travelling around the world and realised that I enjoy interacting with people from diversified backgrounds. My love for dynam...

Quinny Chan

Quinny Chan

Associate Director, Technology

​My BackgroundI have been in the recruitment industry since 2010, with a key focus on recruiting mid to senior-level professionals across multiple disciplines such as finance and accounting, sales and business development, digital marketing, and life sciences. I have a proven success track record in understanding business goal...

Rachael Yeung 

Rachael Yeung 

Associate Director, Contracting & Business Support

My BackgroundI first joined a recruitment company as a temporary 3 weeks’ data entry clerk. At the time I had no idea what recruitment was but I liked the energy and the confidence of the people in the industry, so I decided to join the administrative team. Later on, I decided I needed a bit more of a challenge&nbs...

Toby Miles

Toby Miles

Associate Director, Technology

​​​My BackgroundI've been recruiting in the Technology space since 2014. I started my career in the UK before moving to Hong Kong in 2016 to focus on Financial Services Technology recruitment. I have a strong network of senior technologists across Hong Kong and enjoy staying up to date with the latest technology trends.

Youni Nip

Youni Nip

Associate Director, Finance & Accounting

My BackgroundI’ve been recruiting in the Finance and Accounting space since 2012. Initially, I helped companies hire junior to middle-level positions but quickly transitioned into recruiting for the managerial and senior spaces. I enjoy meeting with candidates and clients to understand what they are looking for as well as the ...

Anki Lau

Anki Lau

Divisional Manager, Sales & Marketing | Supply Chain & Procurement

My BackgroundI have been recruiting within the consumer sector covering mid-to-senior level roles in FMCG, F&B, Beauty, Lifestyle, Fashion and Healthcare industry on both contingent and retained projects since 2014. I have a solid track record of assisting Fortune 500, SME and start-up companies in new launch team hiring projects...

Andy Yip

Andy Yip

Business Manager, Banking & Financial Services

My BackgroundI joined Ambition right after I finished studies in HKU. With a degree in Science and Human Resources Management, I have always had an interest in recruitment, and have gone through various talent acquisition internships to prepare myself to be a recruitment consultant.I relish building new relationships an...

Dorothy Lee

Dorothy Lee

Business Manager, ATS

​​My BackgroundI have been in Project & Tech recruitment for over 4 years, with a focus on contract/consulting engagement related roles. I enjoy helping clients who have urgent/specific hiring needs, and candidates who seek to change/advance their careers. Other than being approachable and analytical, I dedicate a lot of t...

Nelson Lee

Nelson Lee

Business Manager, Technology

My BackgroundI graduated from the University of Bradford with a degree in Business and Management, I started my career as a solution sales with an IT company where we provide one-stop infrastructure/application solution to financial institutions. During all these years in sales, I found my passion for working with people and d...

Rita Lee

Rita Lee

Business Manager, Banking & Financial Services

My BackgroundGraduated with a degree in Fashion Marketing and Merchandising, I started working as a Merchandising Assistant in Louis Vuitton. Due to my love for dynamic environment and interactions with various people, I decided to join recruitment. Prior to joining Ambition, I have two and half years of recruitment experience...

Anson Chan

Anson Chan

Principal Consultant, Sales, Marketing & Supply Chain

My BackgroundSince graduating from NYU (New York University) with a degree in Economics, I worked in HKT to provide quality services to premium members of an international airline. Interested in human asset allocation and talent acquisition, I decided to join Ambition where I can put my knowledge to use as well as as...

Ariel Chan

Ariel Chan

Principal Consultant, Finance & Accounting

My BackgroundI was educated in the United Kingdom with a BSc Economics degree and specialised in Finance and Accounting recruitment. Prior to joining Ambition, I worked for leading international CPA firms providing corporate liquidation, personal bankruptcy, forensic, and restructuring services. Roles I ...

Karis Chan

Karis Chan

Principal Consultant, Technology

My BackgroundAfter graduation, my career started in a boutique recruitment firm concentrating on IT roles in the banking industry. During that experience, I enjoyed helping candidates to build better career paths and assisting clients to find the right matches.​Roles I Recruit ForI recruit technol...

Twinkle Yip

Twinkle Yip

Principal Consultant, Technology

My BackgroundI graduated from the City University of Hong Kong (CityU) majoring in Business English. After graduation, I joined Ambition & HaTCH to start my career in office administration before transferring to recruitment. I love interacting with people from different backgrounds, and Ambition has given me plenty of oppo...

Wayne Cheung

Wayne Cheung

Principal Consultant, Technology

​My BackgroundWith a background in Swiss hospitality and a passion for the technology sector, I develop my career as an IT recruiter over the years. Prior to joining Ambition, I have experience in interacting with all levels of IT talent. ​I always keep myself up to date with the latest market trends to ensure th...

Gilbert Yeung

Gilbert Yeung

Senior Consultant, Technology

​​My BackgroundMy journey in the recruitment industry began right after my graduation. I first started my career as a recruiter for a professional services firm, and later for a technology consulting firm. Whenever I succeed in helping my clients and candidates, I always get a sense of accomplishment. I believe recruitm...

Bella To

Bella To

Consultant, Finance & Accounting

​My BackgroundUpon graduating with a Bachelor of Hotel Management, I started my career and spent 3 years working for a global leading luxury hotel. Given my problem-solving skills, as well as my abilities to communicate and coordinate effectively, I decided to pursue a career in recruitment after my friend's recommendation. Ba...

Cathy Cheung

Cathy Cheung

Consultant, Contracting

​My BackgroundAfter graduating with a Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management from the Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS) in 2021, I decided to return to Hong Kong and explore my career options. Prior to Ambition, I was working in the hospi...

Hovey Chee

Hovey Chee

Consultant, Technology

​​​​​My BackgroundWith a background in Swiss hospitality and the experience of working with different cultures, I enjoy interacting with people from all walks of life. This led me to my decision to start a new career journey in the recruitment industry. Given my previous experience with an international luxury hotel chain, I'm...

Ted Lau

Ted Lau

Consultant, Technology

​​​My BackgroundAlthough I started my recruitment career during a challenging time in the job market, I knew long ago that recruitment is my calling. Having graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Social Science, I enjoy learning and exploring other people's perspectives through debates.​Roles I Recruit For...

River Zhao

River Zhao

Consultant, Technology

​​​My BackgroundI graduated from Shantou University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. Later, I moved to Hong Kong to complete my master's degree in social science and began my professional career. Given the technology industry is a dynamic space, I'm excited to build my career as a recruiter at ...

Jansay Lee

Jansay Lee

Consultant, Talent & Research, Banking & Financial Services

​My BackgroundI graduated with a dual degree in Hotel Management and International Business. I enjoy solving problems, as well as interacting with people from all walks of life which led me to the recruitment industry. Prior to joining Ambition, I had 1.5 years of experience in recruiting junior level finance and accounting tale...

Aries Liu

Aries Liu

Associate Consultant, Technology

​​My BackgroundAfter I graduated from the University of the Arts London with a degree in Fashion Buying & Merchandising, I began my career as a Merchandising Assistant at Lane Crawford. A few years later, I realised that my true passion lies in interacting with people from all walks of life, and this motivated me to make a...

Billy Lo

Billy Lo

Associate Consultant, Contracting

​​​​My BackgroundI graduated with a BSc Sociology in 2020, and was fortunate to be able to join one of the leading international retail groups in Hong Kong right after my graduation. I worked my way up to the level of category manager specialising in supply forecasting and promotion management. Later, I decided that I prefer m...

Jane Cheng

Jane Cheng

Associate Consultant, Finance & Accounting

​​My BackgroundI'm a motivated Finance & Accounting recruiter, with an educational background in business administration. I believe my experience empowers me to fulfil our client's vision and equips me to be a solution-oriented recruiter. ​Roles I Recruit ForMy focus is on recruiting junior to...

Rosanne Lam

Rosanne Lam

Associate Consultant, Technology

​​​My BackgroundI'm a registered nurse with a first-class honours degree in Bachelor of Nursing. After graduation, I realised I was particularly drawn to the dynamic nature of recruitment, hence opted for an unconventional career choice and moved into recruitment. I believe nursing and recruitment share something in common in ...

Charmaine Tang

Charmaine Tang

Associate Consultant, Talent & Research, Banking & Financial Services

​​​​​​My BackgroundI graduated with a bachelor's degree in sociology from a well-established university in Canada. As I enjoy interacting with people from all walks of life and also helping them where possible, I made the decision to join the recruitment industry. ​Roles I Recruit ForI cover produ...

Wei Jie Ji

Wei Jie Ji

Talent Acquisition Consultant, Asia

​​​​My BackgroundI graduated from Singapore Institute of Management & Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology with a Bachelor's in Business Management. With over 8 years of experience in both external and internal recruitment across Asia as well as a strong passion for internal recruitment, I've joined Ambition with ...