Meeting with Representatives of Yip’s Chemical Holdings Limited

28 March 2017


Mr. Francis Ip, Member of the Entrepreneur Committee of the HKBU Foundation and Senior Leadership Team Member of Yip’s Chemical Holdings Limited, together with Ms. Wendy Tse, Senior Leadership Team Member and Head of Group Human Resources of Yip’s Chemical Holdings Limited, met with Mrs. Lily Chan, Director of University Advancement, on 28 March 2017 to discuss the collaboration with the University in promoting a fundraising movie “20:16”.

Invested personally by Mr. Tony Ip, Chairman of Yip’s Chemical Holdings Limited, “20:16” is adapted from the true story of Mr. Ip who made a long and arduous swimming journey to Hong Kong in the 1970s and strived to become a successful entrepreneur.  It is Mr. Ip’s wish to inspire the younger generation through this touching and encouraging movie, thereby adding positive energy to society at large. The movie is to be released in Hong Kong and on the Mainland on 18 May 2017. All revenue generation from the movie will be donated to charity without deducting the production costs.