Born in Hong Kong, Yam is a graduate of The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. He has been the recipient of numerous scholarships and performed Don Quixote for Hong Kong Ballet and La Sylphide & Le Conservatoire – Bournonville School for Hong Kong Ballet Group. Yam has attended Hong Kong Spring Intensive by Royal Ballet School and B12 Berlin Workshop Festival in Germany, where he studied contemporary dance. He was selected to participate in a collaborative initiative with Akram Khan Company, taking a production residency and starring in Jungle Book Reimagined’s world premiere in Leicester, United Kingdom in 2022. His sole choreographic work is The Suite. He joined CCDC in 2022 and is currently a Dance Artist.