Mega-Trends in Asia Pacific and What’s Next
- May 24, 2021
It is with great excitement that we launch the Hong Kong Chapter of Harvard Alumni Entrepreneurs with an amazing inaugural event featuring Professor William Kirby of Harvard University & Harvard Business School, and Stephanie Hui, leader of Goldman Sachs’ corporate private equity investment activities in Asia & global co-head of the Growth Equity Business within the Asset Management Division.
We will be discussing Mega-Trends in Hong Kong and the Asia-Pacific region from a historical perspective and what we can anticipate in the future. Come join us on a journey exploring the various factors influencing where markets and industries are heading and why. This is the first in HAE Hong Kong’s inaugural series that will feature industry leaders from around the region and all over the world.
ABOUT OUR GUESTS
William C. Kirby is Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School and T. M. Chang Professor of China Studies at Harvard University. He is a University Distinguished Service Professor. Professor Kirby serves as Chairman of the Harvard China Fund, the University’s academic venture fund for China, and Faculty Chair of the Harvard Center Shanghai, Harvard’s first University-wide center located outside the United States.
Stephanie Hui leads Goldman Sachs’ corporate private equity investment activities in Asia and is global co-head of the Growth Equity Business within the Asset Management Division. She serves on the Partnership Committee, Asia Pacific Management Committee, AMD Corporate and Growth Investment Committees, Firmwide Client Business & Standards Committee, Global Diversity Committee and Asia Pacific Diversity Committee. She is also on the Board of Advisors of Launch With GS, Goldman Sachs’ $500 million commitment to invest in companies and investment managers with diverse leadership. Stephanie initially joined Goldman Sachs in 1995 as an analyst. She worked in the Principal Investment Area in New York and then transferred to Hong Kong in 1997. Stephanie left Goldman Sachs in 1998 to attend graduate school, rejoined the firm as an associate in 2000 and became an executive director in 2003. She was named managing director in 2006 and partner in 2010. Stephanie serves on the boards of Icon Cancer Care in Australia and Inner Mongolia Fuyuan Dairy in China. She is also a member of the Board of Governors of the China Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, the Board of Directors of Save the Children Hong Kong and Honorary Trustees of The Women’s Foundation. Stephanie earned an AB in Biology, summa cum laude, from Harvard College in 1995 and an MBA from Harvard Business School in 2000.
Topic: Hong Kong Chapter Virtual Inaugural Event
Time: Jun 2, 2021 07:30 PM Hong Kong SAR