The Unlikely Entrepreneur: Sharlene Jacquier of Joint Dynamics on the Dinner Party That Changed Her Life

Sharlene Jacquier isn’t a physiotherapist, trainer, or allied health provider. She’s not even the sporty one in her family. Yet she is the director and co-founder of leading Hong Kong health and wellness clinic Joint Dynamics, and AmCham Women of Influence (WOI) committee’s pick for 2021 Entrepreneur of the Year. Continue reading The Unlikely Entrepreneur: Sharlene Jacquier of Joint Dynamics on the Dinner Party That Changed Her Life

Giving Gender Equality a Brand Makeover: An Interview with Adrian Warr, 2021 Champion for the Advancement of Women

What is the best way to get men on board with gender equality?

“Not talking about gender equality, remarkably,” says Adrian Warr, the co-founder of Male Allies Hong Kong and AmCham’s 2021 Champion for the Advancement of Women. Continue reading Giving Gender Equality a Brand Makeover: An Interview with Adrian Warr, 2021 Champion for the Advancement of Women

Hong Kong Listings Offer Ring-Fenced Route to China

During 2020, nine China-headquartered companies listed in the US used a secondary listing on the Hong Kong stock exchange (HKEX) to raise funds for regional growth. However, other multinational corporations with head offices in the West seem to be overlooking the potential gains on offer from generating capital via this route. Continue reading Hong Kong Listings Offer Ring-Fenced Route to China

Exceptional Female Leaders and their Allies Celebrated at AmCham’s 18th annual Women of Influence Conference & Awards 

Organized by the  American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (“AmCham”), and the WOI committee, the 18th Annual Women of Influence (WOI) Conference & Awards was held on November 18 at Sky 100 Continue reading Exceptional Female Leaders and their Allies Celebrated at AmCham’s 18th annual Women of Influence Conference & Awards 

AmCham and Facebook to launch new “Future Series” to drive digitalization of Hong Kong in the post-COVID new era 

While COVID-19 is still with us, companies are adapting new strategies of doing business under the new normal; AmCham and Facebook will co-launch a series of thought leadership workshops and events in providing food for thoughts for all to plan for the future. Continue reading AmCham and Facebook to launch new “Future Series” to drive digitalization of Hong Kong in the post-COVID new era 

EDGE x Architecture Commons Awarded as AmCham Community Hub’s Designer

Hong Kong – August 24, 2021 – The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (“AmCham”) is pleased to award renowned Hong Kong architect firms EDGE and Architecture Commons to design its new office and Community Hub. The new design will uniquely embody the Chamber’s brand … Continue reading EDGE x Architecture Commons Awarded as AmCham Community Hub’s Designer

AmCham Statement on Business Environment in Hong Kong

AmCham is well aware of an increasingly complicated geopolitical environment and its risks; particularly those which have evolved in recent years. The environment is more complex and challenging. We are here to support our members to navigate those challenges and risks while also capturing the opportunities of doing business in this region. Continue reading AmCham Statement on Business Environment in Hong Kong

Small Business, Big Impact: How Hong Kong’s Small Business Ecosystem Feeds Innovation

Hong Kong’s economy, like its skyline, may appear to be dominated by big names and multinational corporations. But its small businesses are vital, not just to the health of the local economy, but to Hong Kong’s continued status as a world-class business city.  Continue reading Small Business, Big Impact: How Hong Kong’s Small Business Ecosystem Feeds Innovation

Winning in the Workplace: Succession Planning – Why Do We Need a New Mindset?

By Lelia Lim, Managing Partner, Asia Pacific, Lim-Loges & Masters We operate in a world where digital transformation is changing the competitive landscape at warped speed. To survive and thrive in this ever-evolving business environment, companies need to build and … Continue reading Winning in the Workplace: Succession Planning – Why Do We Need a New Mindset?

AmCham Chairman: Hong Kong at an inflection point with choices about how its future looks

AmCham’s new Chairman Jessica Bartlett delivered her inaugural remarks today highlighting the Chamber’s priorities for 2021 and underscoring American and multinational businesses’ presence in shaping the future of Hong Kong and the Asia region. Continue reading AmCham Chairman: Hong Kong at an inflection point with choices about how its future looks

Response of AmCham HK to President Trump’s Revocation of Hong Kong’s Special Trading Status

July 17, 2020 – HONG KONG – The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (“AmCham”) has supported open and constructive dialogue between the United States and the HKSAR for more than fifty years. The Chamber remains committed to the mission … Continue reading Response of AmCham HK to President Trump’s Revocation of Hong Kong’s Special Trading Status