Thanks to Instagram, Snapchat and other social media platforms, these Hong Kong socialites and heiresses are gaining popularity and slowly (but surely) becoming forces to be reckoned with. Here are some we’re certain you’ll be interested in getting to know more about:
The baby of the Lam and Hsieh family, Eleanor is the daughter of Peter Lam, a billionaire businessman with a property and media empire in Hong Kong. Eleanor’s mother is actresss Hsieh Ling Ling.
Currently, Eleanor works at the entertainment arm of her father’s business.
Just like her sister, Emily too, is a social media star. Emily is an institutional sales person at CLSA and is married to venture capitalist Kent Ho.
Alison Chan El-Azar
Alison is married to Karim El-Azar, a real estate manager. Karim’s currently in charge of Hong Kong’s famed IFC Mall. Alison on the other hand is a total fashionista and is often seen at plenty of society events.
Just like her sister-in-law, Yen too, is a socialite. Currently, Yen is the owner of Guiltless, a luxury marketplace selling pre-loved and past season designer items like clothes and bags.
Last year, robbers broke into her brand’s pop-up store and made away with approximately HK$1.44 million worth of bags from brands like Hermes and Saint Laurent.
Tina’s a fashion blogger and social media influencer based in Hong Kong. As a stylist, Tina has worked with luxury brands Valentino and Loewe. She’s also worked with celebrities like Karen Mok and Yun Jin Kim.
Antonia Li and Ruth Chao
Antonia (left) and her childhood friend, Ruth Chao (right) started their own design and branding firm, Indicube.
The duo have worked with brands like Estee Lauder and Mr Porter to help them with branding and conceptualizing of brand identity.
Queenie Rosita Law
Queenie is the granddaughter of textile billionaire Ting-Pong. He’s the founder of Bossini that has more than 900 outlets across Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore.
In 2015, the heiress was kidnapped from her home in Clearwater Bay and held for ransom. Her father eventually paid half of the ransom. Her captors were eventually caught and a portion of the money was recovered as well.