HKGFA congratulates the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) on the appointment of Ms. Bonnie Chan as their next CEO, the first-ever female to be appointed to the position. Ms. Chan will lead the group as it continues to build its competitiveness and execute its strategy to Connect China and the World, Connect Capital with Opportunities and Connect Today with Tomorrow. The appointment will take effect on 24 May 2024, to replace the incumbent CEO Mr. Nicolas Aguzin. HKGFA also expresses appreciation to Mr. Aguzin for his efforts in leading HKEX’s unwavering commitment to the long-term sustainable development of global financial markets.
This first female CEO appointment demonstrates HKEX’s commitment to promoting board diversity and inclusion. HKGFA warmly welcomes the announcement and will continue our active initiatives to motivate the green and sustainable finance development with HKEX and facilitate the gender equality and inclusion agenda as an FC4S Gender Charter endorser.
For further details of the announcement: https://www.hkex.com.hk/-/media/HKEX-Market/News/News-Release/2023/2312153news/2312153_e.pdf
Source: Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX)