Meet your Committee Members!
Caroline LaurentCommunications and General Management
Caroline is quite new to Hong Kong, she arrived in June 2018. Since her first moments here, she has enjoyed the city and its countless opportunities. She is willing to discover more and would love to share the experience with Belgians, that is why she joined the Belgian Club. She is the one responsible for the emails that fall into your mailboxes as she handles communications and she also manages the overall organization of the committee.
Pieterjan VanbuggenhoutEvent Management
Pieterjan moved to Hong Kong in 2012 together with his wife Emmanuelle and their 2 kids were born here. He works for Upgrade Energy in the renewable energy sector. Being a huge fan of Belgian music, beer and food, he will help to organise events for the Belgian Club.
Prashant MotwaniMembership Management
Prashant is the Memberships’ Manager of the Belgian Club. Born in Bombay, brought up in Brussels, he moved to Hong Kong in 2008 to study at the University of Hong Kong. He’s responsible for Business Development for his family’s Menswear business and alternates his time between Hong Kong, New York and Brussels. In his free-time, you’ll find him exploring “that” new restaurant. Prashant hopes to grow the membership of The Belgian Club by introducing Hong Kong to the Belgian culture : inventors of the Saxophone, discovers of the Big Bang and home to the Oldest Shopping Arcade in Europe.
Hildegarde VermassenSpecial Events Management (e.g. Saint Nicolas)
Since Hildegarde and her family moved to Hong Kong in 2005, she has been an active member in the Belgian community. She likes to welcome newcomers in Hong Kong: after all these years she has quite some experience, that she is willing to share. Besides that, she loves hiking, yoga and, yes indeed, traveling.
Nathalie QuiquempoixTreasury Management