William POON

William POON

“I’ve often said to my son, “If you want to succeed, you must give, and stand right up where you fall, only then you are a man. Only then will you have the right to have a family of your own, to have offspring.”


William POON
Retired Restaurant Business Owner

Origin - Mainland China


Mr. William Poon was born to a family that worked in the catering business for generations – the Poon‘s. From a very young age he began to learn all the skills of cooking from family members. He came over to the UK in the 1960’s and worked extremely hard for a period of time, unwilling to have his knowledge and skills in cooking not used to their full potential working in a take-away shop, he set up the Poon’s Restaurant in London. Poon’s celebrated across the continents.