Gender diversity on Hong Kong boards: taking the next step

Gender diversity on Hong Kong boards: taking the next step

Over a decade of increasing regulatory requirements and lobbying by advocacy groups has failed to significantly improve the gender diversity of Hong Kong boards. A new report published by The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries proposes a way to upgrade the...
Digitalisation of the AGM – The lessons of the 2020 AGM season

Digitalisation of the AGM – The lessons of the 2020 AGM season

Gabriele Limonta, Sales Manager, North Asia at Lumi Global, argues that the format for annual general meetings (AGMs) is changing, and while virtual meeting technology is fit for purpose, regulatory requirements have largely failed to keep pace with rapid...
Ransomware: prevention and response

Ransomware: prevention and response

Donna Wacker, Partner, and William Wong, Consultant, Clifford Chance, examine the increased risk of ransomware attacks, and provide guidance on preventing and preparing for such an attack, as well as how to mitigate any damage. Ransomware attacks have drastically...
Careers in Governance – Kenny Luo FCG FCS

Careers in Governance – Kenny Luo FCG FCS

What is your role as a governance professional? ‘I serve as the Board Secretary and Company Secretary of Bank of China (Hong Kong) Holdings Ltd (BOCHK). In addition to BOCHK being the Bank of China Ltd (BOC) headquarters for its ASEAN operations, BOCHK is the second...
Careers in Governance – Flora Wong ACG ACS

Careers in Governance – Flora Wong ACG ACS

What is your role as a governance professional? ‘As a governance professional working for a German automaker in Hong Kong, I am responsible for reviews of guidelines and process flows to advise business units on process improvements, to ensure compliance at the local...
CSj March 2021 (pdf version)

CSj March 2021 (pdf version)

Gender diversity – An action plan for boards Click the cover image below to view or download a pdf of the full...