September 2016    



Going Mobile-friendly

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Did you notice that has become mobile-friendly since early August? Whilst discussions on how IR could leverage the advanced technology, HKIRA is catching up the pace to provide a better on-the-go browsing experience.

Thanks to, our IT support, the responsive site includes all functions and content as you see at your desktop. We are also now accepting online credit card payment, so you can enjoy simplified event registration, and membership application and renewal. With both new features launched, making a last-minute registration for our next event could be done anywhere in less than 3 minutes!

Of course we would not want you to miss our upcoming gathering or updates. To make sure you get all our emails, check out this simply step-by-step instruction to add to your safe sender list. And, don't forget to connect with us on Facebook and LinkedIn!



HKIRA is running the Executive Certificate in IR programme with HKU SPACE for the 4th consecutive year. The programme aims to provide students with the key concepts and practices in investor relations, and covers a range of practical tools, applications and research to provide a solid foundation of investor relations.

This part-time programme consist of 3 modules, 15 hours each. Lectures will be conducted face-to-face in English over weekends within 3 months. Topics include capital markets, corporate governance, regulations, corporate finance, communications and investor relations practices.

Application Deadline
27 Oct 2016 (Thu)
Start Date
26 Nov 2016 (Sat)
Course Fee
Module 1: HK$2,500
Module 2: HK$2,400
Module 3: HK$2,400
(Total HK$7,300)
Assessment Methods
– Each module will be assessed by written assignments (100%).
– All assessments will be in English.
Congratulations to the following candidates who passed the CIR examination in August 2016!
HE Wei
KWONG Wing Yee
LAU Nga Ping, Kennis
LI Peng
LI Anni
NG Yee Man
WU Rou
The next examination will be held in December 2016. For the more details, please visit:


HKIRA Seminar
Tips for IR Strategies in Volatile Markets
Mr. Wallace Chan - Portfolio Manager, Mayfair Pacific Financial Group
Ms. Anna Luk - Group IR Director, Emperor Group
4:00-6:00pm | 19 Sep 2016 (Mon)
HKMA Admiralty Centre (map)
Member – HK$100
Non-member – HK$250
RSVP here
Members Luncheon
Exclusive for Listco Members!
Gather and share with other IR professionals.
12:30pm | 23 Sep 2016 (Fri)
The Hong Kong Bankers Club
43/F Gloucester Tower, The Landmark, Central (map)
$350/member (or register with coupon!)
RSVP here


HKIB Banking Conference 2016
20 September 2016 | HKCEC
Discount for HKIRA members
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HKICS Corporate Governance Conference 2016
23-24 September 2016 | JW Marriott
Discount for HKIRA members
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ListcoPro Seminar "Listing Rules Update: ESG Reporting - Challenges, Approach & Practices"
28 September 2016 | 35/F Central Plaza, Wan Chai
Discount for HKIRA members
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Boxing Experience
9 July 2016
Members Luncheon
26 July 2016
"Managing Corporate Investor Relations for Tomorrow" IR Forum
18 August 2016
"Leveraging big data to create a more valuable investor engagement plan" Seminar
31 August 2016

Welcome new members!

Newly joined companies
3377 Sino-Ocean Group Holding Ltd.

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Executive Committee 

  • Dr. Eva Chan (Chairman)
  • Mr. Randy Hung (Vice-Chairman)
  • Ms. Tiffany Cheung (Treasurer)
  • Ms. Winnie Fan
  • Ms. Nina Zhan


Hong Kong Investor Relations Association (HKIRA) is a professional association comprising IR practitioners and corporate executives responsible for communications between corporate management and the investment community. Established in 2008, HKIRA advocates the setting of international standards in IR education, promotes best IR practices and strives to meet the professional development needs of those interested in pursuing the investor relations profession. HKIRA is dedicated to advancing the practice of IR as well as the professional competency and status of our members. To date, HKIRA has over 500 members and most of them are working for companies primarily listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. HKIRA's membership profile covers a wide spectrum of professions from IR, finance, accounting, company secretarial to corporate investment roles. It consists of executives at various stages of their career, including the top executives from the IR professional and also the C-level management of listed companies.

Advisory Board

Prof. Louis Cheng, Professor of Finance, School of Accounting and Finance, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Prof. Raymond So, Professor of Finance and Dean, School of Business, Hang Seng Management College
Mr. Andrew Weir, Regional Senior Partner, Hong Kong,  KPMG
Dr. Guy Look, CFO and Executive Director, Sa Sa International Holdings Limited
Mr. Osbert Kho, CEO, Limited
Mr. Marcus Sultzer, CEO Asia-Pacific, EQS Group AG / EQS Asia Ltd.

Chairman of Sub-Committee

Education Dr. Eva Chan
Marketing & Promotion Mr. Randy Hung
Events Ms. Tiffany Cheung
Membership Ms. Nina Zhan
Partnership Mr. Stephan Yao

2016 IR Panel Members List

Ms. Lisa Lai China Telecom Corporation Ltd.
Ms. Danita On Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Ltd.
Mr. Angus Guthrie CLP Holdings Limited
Mr. Johnson Choi Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd.
Mr. Hugh Pye HSBC Holdings plc
Mr. Gary Ng Lenovo Group Limited
Ms. Alison Law Li & Fung Limited
Mr. Eric Yau Link Asset Management Ltd.
Ms. Tiffany Cheung Sa Sa Int'l Holdings Ltd.
Mr. Edwin Hui Standard Chartered Bank (HK) Ltd.
Ms. Daisy Ku The Bank of East Asia, Ltd.
Hong Kong Investor Relations Association
7/F, Tower 1, Enterprise Square 1, 9 Sheung Yuet Road, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon 
Tel : (852) 2117 1846
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