Helen Wang

Helen Wang

Year of Arrival in Singapore
Relocated from (Country)
Hong Kong

What do you do for a living? 

I am a dispute lawyer specializing in litigation in offshore jurisdictions such as Cayman, BVI, and Bermuda.


Why did you join PrimeTime, and how long have you been a member?

Upon my arrival in Singapore, I sought a support circle, and that's when I joined PrimeTime. I've been a member for almost two years.


What do you love about Singapore?

One of the things I love about Singapore is the warmth and friendliness of the people, especially towards children.


What is something about you (a fun fact) that not many people know?

After graduating from university, I spent a few months doing farming in both Australia and France.


How do you define success?

To me, success is finding joy in what you do and feeling excited about embracing new challenges.


What is the biggest/best risk you have taken?

Embracing motherhood and having kids has been the most significant and rewarding risk I've taken in my life.


What is your greatest accomplishment?

Winning a bridge tournament with my husband back in high school days remains a cherished memory – achieving both the trophy and a life-long partner in one go.


Who inspires you?

Jim Thompson, the founder of Crown Worldwide Group, has been my mentor for over 15 years and continues to inspire me.


What is the last book you read?

The last book I read was "Untangling Fear in Lawyering: A Four-Step Journey Toward Powerful Advocacy" by Heidi K Brown.


What is your favorite quote?

"A day without laughter is a day wasted" by Charlie Chaplin.


Are there any world issues that you are passionate about & why?

I am passionate about protecting the environment because we owe it to the next generation to leave them a better world.


If you were a superhero, what powers would you have?

I would choose the power of size-changing, allowing me to fit into my favorite dress from 10 years ago.


What do you enjoy doing in your free time?

In my free time, I love watching Anime and playing board games.


What advice would you give to your 10-year-old self?

Be kind and spend time with your grandparents.


Why should women become a member of PrimeTime?

Women should consider becoming members of PrimeTime to network, meet like-minded individuals, and enjoy the enriching and fun activities organized by the community.