On Wednesday, October 11th, Haileybury Almaty hosted a spectacular UK Alumni Evening!
Our programme last night was filled with exciting events and esteemed speakers. Let's take a look at the highlights:
We kicked off the evening with mingling, welcome drinks, and a delectable open buffet that set the stage for a fantastic night.
We were honored to welcome Mr. Simon Mills, the Headmaster of Haileybury Almaty, who has been instrumental in educational excellence. Mr. Mills also introduced our special guest for the evening, the UK Ambassador, Kathy Leach.
Kathy Leach, the UK Ambassador, shared her thoughts and extended warm greetings to all of us, highlighting the strong ties between the UK and Kazakhstan.
The Haileybury Almaty Pupils graced us with a mesmerizing solo performance. Their talent left us all in awe.
Mr. Tim Owen, the Chairman of the British Chamber of Commerce in Kazakhstan, delivered a warm welcome address and discussed the importance of British-Kazakh relations.
Aliya, a recent winner of an international composing competition, enthralled the audience with a soulful solo piano performance.
The pupil leaders of Haileybury Almaty, the School Captains, shared their thoughts and experiences, showcasing the bright future of our alma mater.
Aigerim took the stage and graced us with her melodious voice, accompanied by the piano. Her performance was nothing short of enchanting.
The lottery among business card holders, supported by the British Chamber of Commerce, had some amazing prizes, including an air ticket to London by Air Astana, certificates by Parmigiano Group, Tantra Eco SPA, Certificates from the Gorky Tennis and Meloman. The excitement in the room was palpable!
It was a splendid opportunity to connect with old friends and make new ones.
Thank you for being a part of this remarkable evening. We hope you enjoyed every moment, reconnected with fellow alumni, and forged new connections. Let's celebrate the power of education, friendship, and shared experiences.
Relish the memories and look forward to the exciting journey ahead!