Christopher Kakeung Wong, born in Vancouver, Canada and raised in Hong Kong, graduated from the University of Hong Kong in 2018 with a business degree. In college, he developed an interest in public affairs and interned with organizations such as Cathay Pacific and the Competition Commission. He joined the Hong Kong SAR Government upon graduation and was appointed to policymaking roles in the Innovation and Technology Bureau and thereafter Home Affairs Bureau. While in office, he worked on various policies, including support for the Esports industry and subventions to local youth organizations. At Yale, he will focus his studies on US-China relations, as well as the dynamic forces that are forging the future of Hong Kong. He is also keen to integrate impact investing with human rights advocacy and aspires to contribute to public policies in Hong Kong and China, especially in youth, gender and LGBTQIA+ affairs. He is attending Yale as a Kwok scholar.