Chief Executive CY Leung and Financial Secretary John Tsang will soon reveal their top priorities for 2016 in the Policy Address and Budget, respectively. Given a rapidly changing social, economic and political landscape, Hong Kong must stay visionary, relevant, and influential in order to remain a top international business hub. The continued success of the […]Read more "Dec 2015 EDITORIAL: Vision, Relevance & Influence"
Doing good can come in many different forms, such as donations, volunteering and other kinds of philanthropy. To ensure sustainable change for the future, technology giant Intel has taken its corporate social responsibility in China to another level by looking at the big picture and applying the business’s core competencies By Leon Lee Every large corporation […]Read more "Dec 2015 COVER STORY: The Social Network for Change"
By Leon Lee For the twelfth year, AmCham was proud to hold the annual Women of Influence Conference & Awards – a day of honoring and celebrating the achievements of women professionals and gender diversity. The event, attended by both male and female business leaders and professionals, offers thoughtful insights and healthy discussions on closing the […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE: To a Better and Brighter Future"
By Nan-Hie In We all know gender and diversity issues persist in Hong Kong and beyond as many speakers at AmCham’s Women of Influence Conference each year recount their experiences on the matter while many attendees nod along in familiarity. This event remains instrumental in sparking dialogue on these issues to help progress gender equity in […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE: Tackling Gender Equality"
Kimberly Cole, Head of Sales Specialists, Asia, Thomson Reuters By Leon Lee Through her 25-year career with Thomson Reuters, Kimberley Cole has moved eight times, working in three continents. With each move came opportunities and challenges. Cole has held several roles in marketing, product management and sales in the organization such as Global Head of […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE: Professional of the Year"
State Street Bank & Trust By Nikki Park At many companies, gender diversity is viewed as something “nice to have.” But according to State Street Bank & Trust, the commitment to diversity is not just the right thing to do but a key driver of innovation here in Asia Pacific. “As a global player, we […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE: Best Company for Women"
Su-Mei Thompson, CEO, The Women’s Foundation By Blessing Waung If there’s one person in Hong Kong whose name is synonymous with advocating on behalf of women in the workplace, that person would be Su-Mei Thompson. CEO of The Women’s Foundation for the past six years, Thompson works tirelessly to empower working women, as well as […]Read more "WOMEN OF INFLUENCE: Non-Profit Leader of the Year"