Chris Chang


I came back to New Zealand in 1999 and studied at Wellington College, before completing my degrees in Law and English at Victoria University. I did a one-year post-graduate diploma in journalism, before starting work at Television New Zealand.

When did you leave or graduate from Bangkok Patana:1999

What is your nationality:New Zealander

What are your favourite memories of Bangkok Patana School?Residential trips!

What was it like coming back to visit the school?It’s always fantastic to come back and see how much the school has transformed. The facilities are unbelievable, absolutely world class.

What is your current career?TVNZ Reporter.

What was your path to that career (your journey since leaving school):I came back to New Zealand in 1999 and studied at Wellington College, before completing my degrees in Law and English at Victoria University. I did a one-year post-graduate diploma in journalism, before starting work at Television New Zealand.

What do you enjoy doing outside of your working life?I’m a keen football and tennis player.

Is there anything that you experienced/learned at Bangkok Patana School that has helped you in your university, personal life or career?Experiencing different cultures and meeting people from all over the world. I still keep in touch with old Bangkok Patana friends, who are scattered across the globe.