Our team

Till Kraemer

General Manager

7-times-TEDx speaker, Lead Trainer and social entrepreneur. Till has conducted youth training in 10+ countries with 100+ academic institutions and corporations since his graduation from the University of Oxford. He specialises in teaching high performers and has trained hundreds of students from the Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education and top-list secondary schools for award-winning results.

Jey Chan

Programme Manager

Intercultural trainer and conversation specialist. Jey is passionate in bringing the joy of learning and human interaction across cultures to youths around the world. He has also delivered a TEDx speech on the benefits of talking to strangers. He is concurrently serving as a Startup Support Coordinator with the United Nations Development Programme.

Aggie Lam

Operations Manager

Youth advocate and social entrepreneur. Aggie dedicates her work to SDG10 Reduced Inequalities by promoting social inclusion through empowering and connecting youths from 80+ countries. She co-founded Dear Hong Kong, an art project to promote Hong Kong’s cultural diversity through stories and was selected as Hong Kong 2021 Changemakers by the LoopHK.

Verena Wong

Marketing and Communications Manager

Verena believes that people can learn about the world without the need of travelling. After graduation from Lingnan University, she has been exposed to many global learning opportunities and has travelled to Taiwan and Spain for voluntary services and internships. She has worked in the marketing team for a listed company in Hong Kong and is currently an instructor of STEM and technology courses in several schools.

Grace Tsang

Project Coordinator

Grace believes that everyone should venture life with grace and courage. Despite majoring in Biology in university, Grace was inspired to explore other fields in humanities early in her studies, and having travelled to various places, she gradually understands the importance of perspectives in seeing the world. There is no better thing than to seek every excitement in life with a hint of elegance.

Stephanie Gurung

Education Coordinator

Hong Kong-born-and-bred Stephanie pursued a bachelor’s degree in Contemporary English Studies and a minor in Gender and Sexuality Studies. The Nepalese Filipina has worked with students from over 40 schools since launching her career in education. She enjoys creative writing and has had her work commended by author Xu Xi. Her ultimate goal is to connect people from diverse backgrounds through literature and the art of conversation. 

Gustav Johansson


Gustav embraces cultural understanding and the importance of making friends across the borders. He has a degree in International Administration from Linnaeus University in Sweden and a post graduate diploma in European politics from University of Iceland. After working many years with a multitude of cultural exchange programs with target groups ranging from exchange students to immigrants, Gustav is now working at the Swedish School in London.

Sharmake Bashir


Travelling at a young age made him curious to see the world differently, his dreams are to build a bridge between people in different parts of the world including his home nation Somalia. Sharmake speaks multiple languages and educated the public through his tales of living in a country with no government for more than a decade. He is currently the Coordinator at Africa Center Hong Kong – a platform that fosters value-creating interactions between African and non-African communities in Hong Kong.

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