Shirley Hon is no stranger to hockey, having been a member of the Kunlun Red Star Group since its founding and, in 2016-17, serving as Director of Administration for Red Star’s men’s team in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Her experience with the first-ever Chinese professional hockey club prepared her as she steps into her new role as General Manager of the Vanke Rays.
Born and raised in China, Shirley has spent many years abroad, studying and working in various countries around the world, including Australia, Canada and Switzerland.
Shirley is also a guest lecturer at The University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur in Switzerland. She holds a marketing and public relations background in China, as well as being a specialist in econ-social topics and corporate responsibility issues.