Henry Beh

Country of Origin:

Thailand

Themes:

Immigration, Asian Heritage

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Bio

Henry's professional background is in accounting. Henry is retired now and is a community leader in Richmond. He is the Executive Director for the Richmond Chinese Community Society. Henry was on the Richmond Public Library Board for 8 years. He recently was awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. His mission is to promote community harmony in Richmond and to ensure local Canadians understand Asian culture and vice versa.

Story

Henry was born in Bangkok and raised in Malaysia. He went to further study in London, UK where he met his future wife. They both immigrated to Canada in 1974 and have lived in Richmond for over 38 years. They have two sons and both are successful bankers.