Sponsors of ‘The Knight’s Tale’ British Ball 2018
Thanks to the support and generosity of our sponsors, the Beijing British Ball continues to be both a great event and a highly successful charity fundraiser. The variety and combined effect of our sponsors’ contributions means that in the last few years over ten China and UK charities have benefited.
In 2018, Eight sponsors have shown their commitment to supporting the British Ball. Our thanks go to LehmanBrown International Accountants, British Schools of Beijing, British Airways, Yew Chung International School of Beijing, BlueStar AMG, The Kerry Hotel, Temple Restaurant Beijing, Laurent Falcon.
If you would like to join our current sponsors and get involved in our good causes fundraising for ‘The Knight’s Tale’ Beijing British Ball 2018, please email: email@example.com.
We would like to thank those sponsors that have already committed to support this year’s event:
LehmanBrown International Accountants
LehmanBrown is a licenced China-focused accounting, taxation and business advisory firm operating dedicated offices in Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macau. LehmanBrown combines international expertise with practical China experience and knowledge and offers expert advice and support to both local and international clients. During its fifteen-year history, the Senior Partners have continued to support a huge number of charity fundraising events and have successfully incorporated giving to charity into the company spirit. LehmanBrown is delighted to be able to support the British Charity Ball of Beijing once more.
For more information please visit http://www.lehmanbrown.com
The British Schools of Beijing
The British Schools of Beijing (BSB) are proud to support the British Ball and proud to provide the highest quality international education to over 1500 students, from 60 nationalities. We have two schools in Beijing, one in Sanlitun (ages 1-11) and one in Shunyi (1-18), following an internationally adapted English National Curriculum leading to International GCSE and International Baccalaureate Diploma examinations. Our schools are epitomised by the highest academic standards, taking our students on to the world’s very best universities, but also ensuring that every student is truly valued as an individual and that the sense of family, community and opportunity pervades all we do. Our philosophy is to be ambitious for every single child and young person to achieve far more than they ever dreamed possible, in whatever field that may be, and to grow into a truly global citizen who contributes to making the world a better place. For more information, please visit www.britishschoolbeijing.com
British Airways has a worldwide route network that covers more than 170 destinations in 75 countries. British Airways has been flying to China for over 30 years. It offers daily flights from Beijing and Shanghai to London, and five flights a week from Chengdu to London. Now travellers can also book flights on ba.com to travel to the UK and Europe from Chongqing, Changsha, Fuzhou, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Nanjing, Sanya, Wuhan, Guangzhou and Xiamen via Beijing or Shanghai on Air China, China Eastern Airlines or Hainan Airlines or via Hong Kong on Cathay Pacific or Dragonair.
The airline operates from the state-of-the-art Terminal 5 at London Heathrow, which is exclusive to British Airways’ and Iberia Airlines’ customers and is capable of handling 30 million customers a year.
For further information on British Airways, please visit: www.ba.com
BlueStar AMG was actually founded in 2009 by an established management team that had already functioned for a number of years previously (since 2003) who felt there was a need for a different type of company with a client centric approached based around core values and behaviours.
We are a British Owned, Hong Kong registered group, with the bulk of the operations in Mainland China and with satellite offices across Asia. Our main focus is Financial Planning and Asset Management with additional capabilities in Investment Property and Domestic Insurance.
In addition to our offerings and services, what truly sets us apart is our approach. By aligning the interests of our clients and our people, we are able to place the customers interests above all others so our customers can be assured that with us, there is no self-interest – only a shared interest.
Advice is given with procedures are independently monitored and reviewed on a regular basis.
To find out more, please visit http://www.bluestar-amg.com/
Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS Beijing)
In 1995, Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS Beijing) was one of the very first international schools for Beijing’s expat community. Since then, the school has grown to 750 students from over 40 countries and has set very high standards with consecutive years of exceptional academic results.
YCIS Beijing’s unique English/Chinese curriculum, Co-Teaching model and open plan multi-age group Learning Communities come together to support complete bilingualism and prepare students for a globalised world.
It is the only international school in Beijing to receive the ‘Cambridge Award for Excellence in Education’ from Cambridge International Examinations and in 2018 is celebrating a 100% IB Diploma pass rate for the 11th year in a row.
Visit YCIS Beijing’s website at www.ycis-bj.com
Kerry Hotel Beijing
Situated in Beijing’s central business district and 25 minutes from the international airport, Kerry Hotel, Beijing’s location is enhanced by its proximity to major cultural, shopping and entertainment sites. The hotel’s stylish interior is matched by modern day comforts such as complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Paperless check-in and complimentary mini bar upon arrival are some of the hotel’s signature services.
Kerry’s Kitchen delivers authentic Asian cuisine, while Kerry’s Pantry is a gourmet deli. The Horizon Chinese Restaurant is famed for its traditionally prepared wood-fired Beijing duck. An award-winning bar and lounge, Centro features live jazz and great cocktails.
For further information about the Kerry Hotel, please visit: http://www.shangri-la.com/beijing/kerry/
Temple Restaurant Beijing (TRB)
Nestled on the grounds of a 600-year-old former Buddhist temple, Temple Restaurant Beijing is a one-of-a-kind fusion of Chinese and European sensibilities. The compound’s rich history includes times of worship as well as factories that were constructed on the grounds after the Communist takeover. Now fully restored to its original glory, the temple has become one of Beijing’s best fine dining destinations.
For further information about Temple Restaurant Beijing(TRB), please visit: http://www.trb-cn.com/
Founded in 2007 by Laurent Falcon, hairdresser and French artistic director, Laurent Falcon Hair Salons are open daily in Beijing in the neighbourhoods of Sanlitun and Guomao.
After working on plenty of celebrities’ hair, such as Johnny Hallyday, Tina Turner, Hélène Ségara, Lorie and was also involved in the musicals “Romeo & Juliet”, “Gone with the Wind”, Laurent collaborates with French cinema.
In 2007, Laurent left France to settle in China and opened 2 hairdressing salons with a French and romantic atmosphere. Thanks to his team’s hard work and passion for the Art of Hairdressing, famous fashion designers as Dior, Armani, Chanel and Tiffany & Co have invited him with his team to work on their models during the parades in Beijing, Shanghai and Taiwan.
For more information please visit: http://www.laurent-falcon.com/
International School of Beijing
ISB is an extraordinary school, with a history of excellence spanning almost 40 years. The Mission, Vision, and Core Values are fulfilled by passionate, highly qualified educators who all want the best for every student, PreK through grade 12.
ISB is dedicated to implementing and sustaining programs proven to be most effective for student learning and well-being. As a progressive school, ISB responds to the changing needs of students in higher education and the world which awaits them.
Research-based programs, high-quality teaching, and outstanding and ever-improving facilities mean students at ISB are being prepared for success in a world that keeps changing at a breathtaking pace.
ISB enjoys a proven track record of excellent learning outcomes, with students attending colleges around the world which are most appropriate for them. The school’s commitment to realizing students’ potential is built around nurturing the intellectual, physical, social and emotional development of each child. ISB programs equip students to be productive, healthy, and fulfilled young adults, whatever future they choose.
For more information, please visit: https://www.isb.bj.edu.cn/index.cfm
The Northern Ireland Bureau was established in September 2014 by the First and Deputy First Ministers to develop relations with China that would provide mutual benefits. The Bureau has both a diplomatic and a Representative Office in Beijing, promoting the Executive’s priorities to China’s central, provincial and municipal governments. Our strategy is to target regions where we can build partnerships by promoting NI’s experience and expertise in sectors where we are considered to have international best practice. This will lead to opportunities for economic, education, research and cultural co-operation as well as encouraging visits and exchange programmes.
Our executive’s objectives for China is to increase trade and economic activity; increase the number of Chinese students in NI; collaborate on science and technology development; learn more about each other’s culture and sport; share best practice in addressing global priorities; develop partnerships with regions and organisations in China.
For more information, please visit: http://beiaierlan.cn/objectives-china.php
Residence G Shenzhen
Residence G Shenzhen is a lifestyle hotel & serviced apartment in the heart of Nanshan. Minutes away from dining & shopping hotspots like Raffles City, Sea World and Coastal City. Its central location is perfect for access all major business and entertainment areas. With 178 spacious rooms and apartments from hotel room, studio, 1-bedroom to 3-bedroom apartments, the hotel boasts a range of facilities: a ClubHouse with restaurant & bar, an entire floor dedicated to sports and wellness facilities and an outdoor Terrace with panoramic view that will appeal to business people and families alike.
For more information, please visit: https://www.residencegshenzhen.com/
W Prime Fitness
Welcome to W Prime, a newly opened premier fitness club located in the Four Seasons Mall, Liangmaqiao. Here you will find an expat-oriented fitness club that combines a timeless design with bespoke service offerings, catering to your fitness goals and lifestyle.
Hello Mart is the first large themed lifestyle mall in China with inner walking street, positioning to be a place to provide high quality food, dining and leisure space to urban residents.
Located on the first floor of Four Seasons Commercial Center, Hello Mart is adjacent to Four Seasons Hotel on 48 Liangmaqiao Road, East Third Ring Road, Beijing.
It’s a place for better life and lifestyle experience. Walk into Hello Mart, enjoy slow life and you’ll find what you’ve been searching for.
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