Hong Kong Living Team - Tom Hilditch, Publisher

Tom Hilditch


Tom is an award winning writer and editor who trained on Fleet Street and local newspapers. He has been in Hong Kong since 1991. He invented The List Magazine (2005), redesigned HK Magazine (2007) and during SARS (2003) he created the I Love HK campaign. He founded Hong Kong Living in 2009.

Hong Kong Living Team - Hilda, Sales Director

Hilda Chan

Sales Director

Hilda graduated from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in Sociology and had previously worked at Apple Daily. She loves traveling and cooking. She has a tiny dog, Mochi. During the weekend, you’ll probably spot her in the Dog Park playing with Mochi.

Hong Kong Living Team - Eric Ho, Editor of Sai Kung Magazine

Eric Ho

Managing Editor

After spending his entire life in the UK, Eric decided he wanted to learn and understand his Chinese roots so made the leap and moved to Hong Kong at the start of 2016. He has a deep love for travel, photography and sharing stories through writing; so when out of the office you can usually find him exploring with a camera in hand.

Hong Kong Living Team - Carolynne Dear, Editor of Expat Parent

Carolynne Dear

Editor, Expat Parent

Carolynne earned her journalism chops in London and Sydney, writing news and feature articles for a variety of publications, from finance and architecture, to travel and health, the environment and women’s issues. She has been partying and writing her way round Hong Kong since 2010, launching Southside for Fast Media in 2011, and now editing Expat Parent. She has a husband and four children and blogs about work, family and life in the Territory at beyondthehighrise.wordpress.com.

Hong Kong Living Team - Adele Brunner, Senior Consulting Editor

Adele Brunner

Senior Consulting Editor

After saying goodbye to her dream job as travel editor for Brides magazine in London, Adele has lived and worked in Hong Kong for 17 years. As well as freelancing for the South China Morning Post and other publications, she is senior consulting editor at Fast Media, where she has contributed to all the magazines across the board including a stint as editor of Expat Parent. In her spare time, she’s an unpaid taxi driver to three sporty children.

Hong Kong Living Team - Kate Springer, Senior Consulting Editor

Kate Springer

Senior Consulting Editor

Kate is senior consulting editor for The Expat Dining Guide and a senior writer for Expat Parent Magazine. Kate was features editor for HK Magazine and is Founding Editor of The Loop HK.

Hong Kong Living Team - Catharina Cheung, Editorial Assistant

Catharina Cheung

Editorial Assistant

After living in Singapore, Beijing, and the UK, Catharina has decided to return to her birthplace Hong Kong. With a Masters in Literary Linguistics, she enjoys learning foreign languages and writing short fiction. She also has a background in operatic theatre and unashamedly belts out a medley of show tunes, Disney, and K-pop in the shower.


Gemma Shaw

Media Trainee

Originally from the UK, Gemma has lived in Hong Kong, Vietnam and Singapore – she loves HK the most. Outside of writing Gemma is a fully qualified yoga teacher. She loves to travel, try new foods and shop for fabrics in far flung places.

Hong Kong Living Team - Cora Chan, Digital Assistant

Cora Chan

Digital Assistant

After studying in Brighton, Cora returned to Hong Kong to pursue a degree in English and Comparative Literature at HKU. Outside of work, she can be spotted at jamming sessions and gigs, or trying to pet every dog she sees on the street.

Hong Kong Living Team - Cindy Suen, Design Manager

Cindy Suen

Design Manager

Food-loving Cindy is an adventurous eater who will try any cuisine once. Hong Kong-born and raised, she is creative both in and out of the workplace. On weekends, she enjoys making crafts with clay and leather products.

Hong Kong Living Team - Anna Schulteisz, Design Manager

Anna Schulteisz

Graphic Designer

Anna is our graphic designer. She moved to Hong Kong two years ago and has been loving the city ever since. She loves exploring the hills and beaches for getting inspiration. Besides art and travelling she is passionate about animals and just started to learn to play the ukulele.

Hong Kong Living Team - Kiran Hiranandani, Sales and Marketing Executive

Kiran Hiranandani

Sales and Marketing Executive

After graduating from Cass Business School in London, Kiran has returned to Hong Kong, the only place she calls home. She is a make-up junkie, food enthusiast and animal lover. In her spare time, she loves to partake in charitable and outdoor activities.

Hong Kong Living Team - Isamonia Chui, Sales and Marketing Executive

Isamonia Chui

Sales and Marketing Executive

Isamonia is a graduate from the Department of Media and Communication in City University of Hong Kong. She is highly interested in media, anything from advertising to film studies. Other than that, she is just a typical Hong Kong girl who loves to eat, shop and sleep.


Corrie Tang

Sales and Marketing Executive

Corrie graduated from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University with a Convention and Event Management degree. She usually spends her weekends at the cinema or hanging out with her mum and her niece Harley.

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Charles Lau

Management Trainee

Charles graduated from the University of Sheffield with a Psychology degree. He hopes to experience life from different perspectives and has a wide range of interests and hobbies. A great deal of his time during the weekend has been devoted to watching football, tennis and Formula 1 racing.

Hong Kong Living Team - Graham Uden, Legendary Photographer

Graham Uden

Legendary Photographer

British born Hong Kong based photographer Graham Uden is a legend for his award-winning magazine stories from world war-zones and Asian hot spots. He currently specialises in corporate and commercial photography, especially aerial. If you see someone dangling out of a helicopter, flying over Central… it’s probably Graham.

Hong Kong Living Team - Boris Burgess, Videographer

Boris Burgess


From the very first time he picked up a video camera, Boris knew that videography would be his pursuit in life. He has written, produced and shot short films in Australia and has now set up a full-service creative agency in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong Living Team - Paul Zimmerman, Contributor

Paul Zimmerman


Paul Zimmerman is the CEO of Designing Hong Kong, a Southern District Councillor and the co-convenor of Save Our Country Parks alliance.

Hong Kong Living Team - Stephen Vines, Contributor

Stephen Vines


Stephen Vines is a journalist, broadcaster, and entrepreneur. He is the former editor of the Eastern Express and Southeast Asia correspondent for The Observer.

Hong Kong Living Team - Kate Farr, Contributor

Kate Farr


Kate Farr is a British-born, Hong Kong-adopted freelance writer, editor and parenting blogger. A co-founder of writing and editing agency Editors’ Ink, Kate contributes to a wide range of local and international publications, and blogs in her guise as the Accidental Tai-Tai. Follow her on Instagram @accidental_tt or facebook.com/accidentaltaitai.

Hong Kong Living Team - Rory Mackay, Contributor

Rory Mackay


Rory writes hiking and travel stories.

Hong Kong Living Team - Mochi, Office Security


Office Security and Mascot

Mochi is Hong Kong Living’s new mascot. She has taken over the role of office security from Willy (who has retired to Bali).