Date of birth: February 24, 1993 in Hong Kong
Lives: Hong Kong
Role: Account Executive
Languages: English, Cantonese and Mandarin
Favourite quote? “Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” - Golda M.
What was the best advice you were ever given? Don’t worry to much. Just go with your dream, no matter how hard others think it is.
What do you like to do when not working? I like to play badminton, go for a run or spend time at the beach.
What makes you happy? Whenever I see my friends and family with big smiles on their face.
What makes you passionate about the Volvo Ocean Race? This event is more than a race, it showcases how people can go beyond their limit when they are chasing their dream. Also, I love to know about all the stories behind each sailor and colleague, they are really inspiring and motivating.
How do you keep going when you are at your limit and stay motivated? Sport and exercise is the most effective way for me to reduce stress and keep myself motivated. Running, playing badminton or rock climbing.
One sentence to describe Charles: A talented sailor who truly belongs at the sea.
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