Mrs Joanna Hotung, Chairperson Emeritus and co-founder of YDA, is the mother of an adult daughter who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of seven. Joanna is a Licentiate of Trinity College, London. She is the founder of the KG Group, which provides arts, English language and early years education across Asia. She is the winner of several awards, including SCMP Women of Our Time and AmCham Entrepreneur of the Year Award. She serves on the boards of Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong, Playright Children’s Play Association and The Women’s Foundation.