Sebastian was born and raised in Los Angeles, California where he started playing soccer from the age of 5. Growing up, he was extremely active and played other sports such as basketball, golf, and hockey.
Raised in a Cantonese speaking household, he can speak and understand the language in addition to English. During his years at Harvard-Westlake high school, his team finished 2nd in Southern California’s Division I.
Seb also played in the competitive Coast Soccer League from ages 9 – 18. He then attended Washington University in St. Louis, where he played for the club and intramural soccer teams all 4 years. Upon graduating with a major in Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology, he made the decision to move to Hong Kong.