Alex Yip, Vice-Chair
Alex has been co-chairing the BC Project since 2012. He is also a local magistrate in Birmingham and the Vice-Chair Governors of Kingsbury School and Sports College. In 2015, Alex was elected the local Councillor for Sutton New Hall Ward, becoming the first ever Birmingham Councillor of Chinese heritage.
Alex passionately believes in promoting the political and social representation of British-Chinese people through integration, education and participation. His vision includes forming the new All-Party Parliamentary Chinese in Britain Group for Government Session 2015-2020. He is also determined to establishing a Chinese Council for Great Britain with BC Project’s partners in order to formally represent the interests of ethnic Chinese people in Britain across generations and regions.