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ICMA Women’s Network: Starting out
 
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Date: 27 February 2019
Time: 17.30 - 20.00
Location: Hong Kong

Event Overview

ICMA was pleased to announce our inaugural event in Asia of the ICMA Women's Network!

This event featured inspirational industry figures discussing where their careers began, the barriers they encountered as they progressed and how they adapted to succeed. In the context of current working environments, they considered what tools women can use to nurture their career progression and best position themselves to develop leadership skills, imparting practical tips along the way for boosting confidence and raising profile.
 
Confirmed speakers included:
  • Connie Heng, Partner, Head of Capital Markets (Asia Pacific), Clifford Chance
  • Julia Leung, Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Intermediaries, Securities and Futures Commission
  • Ferheen Mahomed, Group General Counsel, LRCD, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
  • Debra Mao, Editor/Presenter, Bloomberg Television
  • Fan Xing, Head of APAC Global Credit & Special Situation Trading, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

17:30   Registration
18:00


  Opening Remarks
Martin Scheck, Chief Executive, ICMA
Connie Heng, Partner, Head of Capital Markets (Asia Pacific), Clifford Chance
18:10





  Panel Discussion: Starting Out
Moderator: Debra Mao, Editor/Presenter, Bloomberg Television

Panellists:
Connie Heng, Partner, Head of Capital Markets (Asia Pacific), Clifford Chance
Julia Leung, Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Intermediaries, Securities and Futures Commission
Ferheen Mahomed, Group General Counsel, LRCD, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
Fan Xing, Managing Director, Head of APAC Global Credit and Special Situations Group, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
19:00 Structured Networking
19:30 Free Networking
20:00 Event close