How Does “Environmental Social Governance” Create Values for Company?
Course Outlines課程大綱 :
- Global and local trends on ESG and impact to companies and directors
- Sustainability or ESG? Let’s start with business risk
- Board Role in Climate and Sustainability governance best practice
- ESG disclosure – Challenges, key changes and next steps
- How does the execution of ESG strategy maximize the value added to a company?
CPD Hours: 2
Facilitator: Mr. Anthony Cheung HKIoD.GD CESGA FCPA (Aust.)
Mr. Anthony Cheung is the Deputy Chairman of Training Committee of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors and has over 15 years of experience as investor with experience in Asia Pacific and emerging markets, ESG and sustainable investing. Mr. Cheung is the first institutional investor in Asia who attained the Certified ESG Analyst (CESGA) designation. He was awarded Regional ESG Leader Award by Insights and Mandate (I&M) in 2019. He has recently been elected as Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Stakeholder Council member, and appointed by the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (CISI) to join the Professional Assessment Panel in Responsible Finance.
Apart from serving as Board Governor at Friends of the Earth in Hong Kong, Mr. Cheung is a member of Beatdrug Fund Association Investment Sub-committee, a member of LCSD Committee on Venue Partnership, and a member of Financial Services Development Council (FSDC) ESG working group.
Mr. Cheung currently serves as an INED, chairman of the Audit committee and chairman of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and sustainability committee of China Shineway Pharmaceutical Group (stock code: 2877), as an INED and chairman of the ESG committee of IPE Group Limited (stock code: 0929) and as an INED of Forward Fashion International Holding (stock code: 2528).
Mr. Cheung holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Sustainable Business from University of Cambridge and BSc (Hons) in Economics from the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE). He is a Fellow of CPA Australia.