July 2023




Big Congratulations to All Winners!

HKIRA 9th IR Awards 2023

The 9th annual HKIRA Investor Relations Awards has successfully recognized and celebrated excellence in IR practices among Hong Kong-listed companies and professionals in the field. The event, attended by more than 230 guests from the IR industry, investment community, and listed companies, was held on 28 June 2023, at the IR Awards Conference and Awards Presentation Luncheon.   Under the new normal, the event was held in a hybrid mode.  Thanks to the advanced technology and media partnerships allowing a wider audience of more than 4000 attendees from mainland China to join us online. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all attendees and supporters for their dedication and commitment to outstanding IR efforts.

Mr. Joseph Chan, JP, Under Secretary for Financial Services & The Treasury of The Government of the Hong Kong SAR, was the Guest-of-Honor at the Award Presentation Luncheon and presented the prestigious award, 5-year winning companies and 3-year winning companies.  Of all the award categories, “Overall Best IR Company” is the most prestigious as the winner is selected by the judging panel among the winners of all the award categories for demonstrating all-round exemplary performance in investor relations. This year, the winners of Overall Best IR Company by company size – Large Cap and Mid Cap – are China Resources Beer (Holdings) Company Limited and Xtep International Holdings Limited. The Judging Panel concurred to withhold the Overall Best IR Company Award for Small Cap and looked forward to ongoing efforts in the adoption of IR best practices by Small Cap companies and the listed companies in Hong Kong as a whole.





Special Membership Privileges
Offered by HKIRA Partners

Not only are HKIRA members able to join HKIRA professional seminars and social networking events at a discounted members rate and exclusively access event presentation materials and industry information, but also privileged to enjoy special deals offered by HKIRA Partners.
HKIRA Members can enjoy up to 10% special discount plus free design services for compliance works, as well as to receive our selective financial reports on regular and free basis – Just reach out to HKIRA for details.


HKIRA listed company members can enjoy a complimentary offer, to participate in the Biannual "Scaling New Heights Asia Investment Forum 2022" hosted by Financial PR.

Futu I&E to set up an Enterprise Account for HKIRA listed corporate members as a complimentary offer, providing a platform to do live streaming to 1500+ users HKIRA members can enjoy a special discount on Futu I&E IR services, assisting listed company to increase its retail investors base HKIRA members can enjoy a special discount on Futu I&E ESOP solutions
HKIRA members can enjoy a free online roadshow service from Gelonghui.Please contact us for more details.
Through ICA Investor Relations’ innovative and experience-driven solutions – we partner with our clients to unlock and enhance IR programs. HKIRA Members can enjoy up to 10% special discount for ICA Investor Relations’ IR Strategy, Investor Access, and Results Announcement services and free access to ICA’s flagship investor conferences (limited availability).

HKIRA members can enjoy a 5% Newcomer Discount on irasia.com’s IR subscription services.

Morrow Sodali provides corporate boards and executives with strategic advice and services relating to corporate governance, shareholder and bondholder communication and engagement, capital markets intelligence, proxy solicitation, board evaluation, ESG advisory, shareholder activism and mergers and acquisitions. HKIRA members can enjoy an exclusive discount for capital markets intelligence, proxy solicitation and corporate governance related services in Hong Kong and Mainland China.

HKIRA members can enjoy a special discount and a free trial of MSCI’s market-leading Corporate Sustainability Insights. Offer available to 30 issuers on a first come, first served basis.


HKIRA members can enjoy special discount on IR services, PR services, and roadshow services. Navigator offers complimentary setting-up of Enterprise Account, one-time broadcast of the results conference, and free consultation on ESOP service for HKIRA listed corporate members.
HKIRA members will enjoy a special discount for both Investor Relations and Share Registry services in Hong Kong.  .  


HKIRA Members can enjoy a free press release distribution to one of the three markets - US, Mainland China and Hong Kong for their financial disclosure, product launch, corporate announcement, key partnership, ESG report, etc..   

HKIRA members can enjoy a special discount and one-month free trial on S&P’s flagship IR digital platform, BD Corporate – digital tool built for IR for ownership monitoring, investor profiles,  IR CRM and Event Management.   


SPRG provides expert services that include investor relations, corporate and marketing communications, digital marketing, government relations and lobbying, crisis management, and CSR management. Benefits will be offered to HKIRA members upon their patronage.
HKIRA members can enjoy a 50% discount for the Boardfolio service.

HKRA member can enjoy a free trial from Visible Alpha




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Yunkang Group Limited
Logory Logistics Technology Co., Ltd. 
China Industrial Securities International Financial Group Limited
*Arranged in sequence of stock code.




Certificate in Investor Relations (CIR) of the IR Society of UK

Revision Class
Date: 16 Sep 2023 (Saturday)

Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Venue: Online via Zoom

Date: 25 Sep 2023 (Monday)

Time: 9:30 am to 10:30 am

11/F, China United Plaza,
1008 Tai Nan West Street,
Lai Chi Kok, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Price (HKD) HKIRA member HKIRA non-member
Standard Price $13,000 $16,000
Early-bird Discount Price $11,000 $13,500
* Early bird discount will expire on  14 August 2023.
Register Now 

Executive Certificate in Investor Relations

The program covers a range of practical tools, applications and research to provide a solid foundation of investor relations. Topics include capital markets, corporate governance, regulations, corporate finance, communications and investor relations practices. The next intake will be held in 2023. Find out more here.

NIRI IRC Program On Demand Now!

NIRI's Certification Program - Investor Relations Charter (IRC®) – USA
Hong Kong Investor Relations Association (HKIRA) is pleased to continue our collaboration with NIRI – National Investor Relations Institute to bring the Investor Relations Charter (IRC®) Certification Program to IR practitioners in Hong Kong and Mainland China. 

NIRI has announced that from March 1, 2022, they will go live with the IRC exam on demand and online with live remote proctoring. Approved candidates can sit for the exam at the time of their choosing and in their preferred location as long they meet the security and system requirements.

NIRI has also added some tools for the convenience of the test takers including an on-screen notepad, an on-screen calculator, and an optional 10-minute break.
Attendees who pass the examination and meet all the necessary requirements by NIRI, will receive a certification welcome package from NIRI to confirm their success. IRC designation can be used to denote certificate on the corporate collaterals of the successfully completed attendees.
The course is now open for registration, for details please visit here !










Executive Committee

  • Dr. Eva Chan (Chairman)
  • Mr. Randy Hung (Vice-Chairman)
  • Ms. Winnie Fan (Treasurer)
  • Mr. Aldous Chiu
  • Ms. Lisa Lai
  • Mr. Eric Yau
  • Ms. Venus Zhao


Hong Kong Investor Relations Association (HKIRA) is a professional non-profit 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 about 1200 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 (Chairman), Dr S H Ho Professor of Banking and Finance, Director of Research Institute for Business, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong
Mr. Osbert Kho, CEO, irasia .com Limited
Dr. George Lam, BBS Chairman, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) Sustainable Business Network (ESBN)
Mr. Edward Lau, Chief Financial Officer, New World Development Company Limited
Dr. Guy Look, Director, XXL Limited (ex-CFO and Executive Director of Sasa International Holdings Limited)
Mr. KS Ng Executive Director & CFO, Link Real Estate Investment Trust
Mr. Andrew Weir, Regional Senior Partner, Hong Kong,  KPMG
Dr. Kelvin Wong, SBS JP Executive Director & Deputy Managing Director, COSCO Shipping Ports Ltd

Chairman of Sub-Committee

Education Dr. Eva Chan
Event Ms. Venus Zhao
Marketing & Communications Ms. Winnie Fan
Membership Ms. Lisa Lai
Professional Development Mr. Randy Hung

Program Leaders

HKIRA Partner Program    Mr. Aldous Chiu
IR Pledge Program    Mr. Eric Yau

IR Panel Member List
Mr. Ricky Choi   Hong Kong Exchanges and
  Clearing Limited
Ms. Luna Fong   Shui On Land Limited
Ms. Silvia Fun   Link Asset Management
Ms. Sophie Huang   BOC Hong Kong (Holdings
Ms. Lisa Lai   China Telecom Corporation
Ms. Christy Lam   New World Development
  Company Limited
Ms. Feon Lee   AIA Group Limited
Mr. Kevin Leung   China Resources Beer
  (Holdings) Company
Ms. Selina Li   UMP Healthcare Holdings
Ms. Amy Luk   Champion REIT
Ms. Anna Luk   Emperor Group
Ms. Danita On    Chow Tai Fook Jeweller
   Group Limited
Mr. Mark Phin    HSBC Holdings plc
Ms. Marissa Wong    CLP Holdings Limited
Mr. Ben Wong    NWS Holdings Limited
Mr. Benny Yeung    Hysan Development
   Company Limited
Ms. Jane Yip             Tencent HoHoldings
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