Global Financial Leaders to Meet at 10th Asian Financial Forum in Hong Kong
The 10th Asian Financial Forum will have many of the world’s top economists and financial leaders gathering at the iconic Hong Kong Trade Convention and Exhibition Center.
More than 100+ prominent leaders will be speaking at the event.
10th Asian Financial Forum, Hong Kong
Entering its 10th edition, the Asian Financial Forum (AFF), co-organised by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), will be held on 16th and 17th January 2017 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
Some 2,800 financial and business leaders, policymakers, investors and high net-worth individuals from around the world are expected to participate.
A key highlight of the event is the Keynote Luncheons. In 2016, Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was the Keynote speaker.
This year, world-reknowned Dr Mohamed A El-Erian, Chief Economic Advisor at Allianz, Chair of US President Barack Obama’s Global Development Council, former CEO and Co-CIO at PIMCO, will be the special Keynote speaker on the 16th of January 2017.
The following day (17th January 2017), the Keynote speaker will be Dr Raghuram Rajan, Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago the Booth School and previously the 23rd Governor of the Reserve Bank of India.
Global Financial & Economic Leaders Attending
Governments, Authorities & Exchanges
|Mr Chen Quansheng||Counsellor||The State Council of the People’s Republic of China|
|Mr Stephen P. Groff||Vice-President for East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific||Asian Development Bank|
|Dr Tao Zhang||Deputy Managing Director||International Monetary Fund|
|Mr Andrea Enria||Chairperson||European Banking Authority|
|Mr Saeb Eigner||Chairman||Dubai Financial Services Authority|
|Ms Ksenia Yudaeva||First Deputy Governor||The Bank of Russia|
|Mr Christian Noyer||Honorary Governor||Banque de France|
|Mr Simon Kirby, MP||Economic Secretary||Treasury (City Minister), UK|
|Mr Eoghan Murphy, TD||Minister of State for Financial Services||Ireland|
|Dr Kairat Kelimbetov||Governor||Astana International Financial Centre, Kazakhstan|
|Dr Mohammad Khazaee||Vice Minister||Economic Affairs and Finance of Iran|
|Mr Mirza Adityaswara||Senior Deputy Governor||Bank Indonesia|
|Mr Kiatchai Sophastienphong||Vice Minister for Finance||Thailand|
|Mr Mihály Varga||Minister for National Economy||Hungary|
|Mr Lars Ottersgård||Executive Vice President, Head of Market Technology||Nasdaq|
The Financial Leaders
|Mr Ding Xuedong||Chairman & CEO||China Investment Corporation|
|Mr Mao Jun||Chair of Investment Banking Committee||BOC International|
|Mr Wang Hongzhang||Chairman and Executive Director||China Construction Bank|
|Mr Tim Freshwater||Chairman||Goldman Sachs|
|Mr Nicolás Aguzin||Asia Pacific Chairman & CEO||J.P. Morgan|
|Ms Jing Ulrich||Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific||J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.|
|Mr Norihiro Takahashi||President||Government Pension Investment Fund, Japan|
|Mr Sung-Soo Eun||Chairman and Chief Executive Officer||Korea Investment Corporation|
|Ms Suyi Kim||Managing Director, Head of Asia Pacific||Canada Pension Plan Investment Board|
|Ms Helen Wong||Group General Manager and Chief Executive, Greater China||HSBC|
|Mr Thomas Deng||Managing Director, Regional CIO Greater China & Chief China Strategist||UBS|
|Mr Benjamin Hung Pi Cheng, BBS, JP||Regional Chief Executive Officer, Greater China & North Asia||Standard Chartered Bank|
|Mr Ben Way||Chief Executive Officer||Macquarie Group|
|Mr Gordon Ip||Investment Director||Value Partners|
The Corporate Leaders
|Mr Raymond L. Conner||Vice Chairman||The Boeing Company|
|Mr Chairul Tanjung||Founder and Chairman||CT Corp|
|Mr Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala||Chairman and Chief Executive Officer||Ayala Corporation|
|Mr Ashwani Goel||Head and General Manager||TATA South-East Asia|
|Mr Anthony Nightingale, CMG, SBS, JP||Director||Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited|
Top Leaders from Hong Kong
- The Hon C Y Leung, Chief Executive, Hong Kong SAR
- Mr Vincent HS Lo, Chairman Hong Kong Trade Development Council & Shui On Group
- The Hon Laura M Cha, Non-official Member of the Executive Council, Hong Kong SAR
- Mr Norman T. L. Chan, Chief Executive, Hong Kong Monetary Authority
- and many more … …
About Asian Financial Forum
The Asian Financial Forum is the flagship event of the International Financial Week. On the week commencing 16th January 2017, a series of financial events are being held to showcase Hong Kong’s competitive edge in financial services, covering cross-border marketing access, private equity and alternative investment.
Asian Financial Forum Website: http://www.asianfinancialforum.com
International Financial Week Website: http://www.internationalfinancialweek.com