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DVC’s Head, Winnie Tam SC, JP Co-Chairs the Women in Arbitration Committee, one of two newly minted Committees established under the auspices of the HKIAC’s Women in Arbitration initiative (WIA).

The HKIAC’s Women in Arbitration initiative (WIA) has established the first WIA Committee and WIA Executive Committee.

Winnie Tam SC, JP will co-chair the WIA Committee for a period of 2 years (from 2020-2022) and DVC's Connie Lee has been appointed as a member of the Executive Committee also for a period of 2 years. 

In line with DVC's growing commitment to strengthening gender equality and Diversity & Inclusion, the WIA Committee will be responsible for shaping the policies and activities of the WIA for the purpose of promoting gender diversity in arbitration and related areas in China. The aim of WIA is to provide a forum to consider and discuss current topics, grow networks and business relationships, and develop the next generation of leading female practitioners.

The WIA Committee members are based in a variety of locations to extend the reach of WIA’s work. 

The WIA Executive Committee will work with the WIA Committee Members to implement policies and activities. 

For more about the WIA's origins and a full list of the incoming WIA Committee members for the 2020 – 2022 term, click on the link below: 

https://www.hkiac.org/news/wia-establishes-its-first-committees

 

  

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