Paving Your Professional
Career Path in Sustainability

About the Event

Sustainability is a rising sector gaining increasing attention and interest. However, the general consensus is that there is a need for the market to build up ESG capacity to keep up with this movement. 

Some of the questions commonly asked by those who would like to pursue a career in sustainability and ESG include:

What is a typical path to becoming an ESG/sustainability professional? 

What skills and knowledge are needed? 

What does the job entail? 

What roles and functions are available?  

What are the differences between working for a consultancy firm and working for a corporation? 

What are the prospects, both locally or globally?

In this series, seasoned professionals will share their personal career journeys, words of advice, and insights on job prospects. During this one-hour panel discussion, the audience will have the opportunity to raise questions and receive first-hand information on the industry.

Upcoming Episode

Date: 01 June 2022, Wednesday   |   Time: 16:00-17:00 (HKT)

Format: Online   |    Language: English

Speakers: 

  • Ms. Anureet Kaur, Sustainability Manager (Softchoice)
  • Ms. Laura Corrales, Senior Consultant, ESG, Sustainability and Climate Change
  • Mr. Jeff Robertson, Director, Environment & Sustainability (Bimbo Canada)

Host: Dr. Glenn Frommer, Founder (ESG Matters)

Guest Speaker

黃靖涵小姐

企業永續發展部 副總裁
滙豐(台灣) 商業銀行股份有限公司

黃靖涵小姐於永續發展領域有十年以上經驗,參與企業永續發展事項之推動工作,例如永續金融、氣候風險、社會參與等。

在加入滙豐(台灣)之前,曾先後任職於環科工程顧問股份有限公司及勤業眾信會計師事務所,於前者主要負責政府溫室氣體相關政策之規劃、企業環境諮詢專案(如碳盤查、水足跡等),並曾經兩次參與台灣政府單位組成之參訪團前往聯合國氣候變遷大會,掌握最新氣候變遷趨勢提供政府部門參考;於後者則主要負責企業永續策略、永續評比、資訊揭露與確信等相關專案,並於事務所內建立相關團隊,提供企業更完整全面的永續諮詢服務。 

本身畢業於台灣大學農業化學系,並於美國威斯康辛大學麥迪遜分校取得水資源管理碩士,一路從理組逐步踏入看似不相干的金融業,反映了現今永續發展所需要之跨領域、跨專業的知識及技能,未來也期望能運用過去經驗及持續不斷精進,在這個與時俱變的永續領域中發揮更大的影響力。

Series Moderator

Dr Glenn Frommer

Founder,
ESG Matters

Dr Glenn Frommer is one of the pioneers of sustainability and the environmental movement. He has worked in the field for more than thirty years and was involved in the drafting of the GRI G4 Reporting Guideline, the AccountAbility 1000AP Standard, and Reporting 3.0.

Prior to founding ESG Matters, Glenn held senior management positions with the Mass Transit Railway Corporation Ltd. in Hong Kong for more than twenty-two years where he embedded sustainability through an Enterprise Risk Management approach and implemented China’s and the transport sector’s first climate change policy. His extensive cross-sector and cross-industrial experience extends throughout the international arena, specifically in Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Glenn holds a PhD in Aerospace Sciences, is a Fellow of the International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration, a member of several international and local professional bodies, a Fulbright Fellow, and a published author. Glenn is also the Honorary Chair of the UITP Sustainable Development Commission, having started the Working Group in 2001. 

Host

曾孟卓先生

執行長, Pixnet

曾孟卓先生 Gordon 投身廣告、媒體、行銷多年,曾擔任前台灣蘋果日報總經理、以及香港TVB駐台灣營業代表。著作包括:《五花馬非馬》、《行銷江湖》、《蘋果滋味》、《不喜歡你》、《無眠之夜》、《Cat. Love》。

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Previous Episodes

Episode 1

Speakers:

  • Suzanne Cheung, Head of Sustainability of Swire Coca-Cola
  • Jessica Chan, Head of Sustainability of MTR Corporation Limited
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder of ESG Matters

Episode 2

Speakers:

  • Ruby O, Founder & Chairperson of the Society of Food and Environmental Health (Macao)
  • Jeehae Kim, Chief Digital Officer of MCM Worldwide
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder of ESG Matters

Episode 3

Speakers:

  • Simeon Cheng, Group Director – Sustainability and Corporate Communications of Vitasoy International Holdings Limited
  • Leonie Kelly, Ogier Global, Director – ESG and Impact Advisory of Ogier
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder of ESG Matters

Episode 4

Speakers:

  • 蘇小真小姐-財團法人家樂福文教基金會執行長;家樂福企業社會責任暨溝通總監;家樂福公司發言人
  • 呂盈潔小姐-國泰金控企業永續辦公室經理
  • 李佳芬小姐-Google 供應鏈社會責任項目經理
  • 曾孟卓先生(Gordon)-益思智顧問

Episode 5

Speakers:

  • Dr Calvin Kwan Lee, Head of Sustainability of Link Asset Management Limited
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder of ESG Matters

Episode 6

Speakers:

  • Professor Christine Loh, Cheif Development Strategist of the Institute for the Environment, HKUST
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder of ESG Matters

Episode 7

Speakers:

  • 龍俊業先生-Adidas
  • 王香尹女士-中華經濟研究院
  • 方幸意女士-台灣金融研訓院
  • 曾孟卓先生 (Gordon)-益思智顧問

Episode 8

Speakers:

  • Dr Jeanne Ng, Found Chair of HKIQEP
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder of ESG Matters

Episode 9

Speakers:

  • Konnie Yu,EHS, Security & Sustainability Manager of Re-Teck Reverse Supply Chain Management B.V.​
  • Martin Fan, Managing Director of TÜV Rheinland Hong Kong Limited
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder of ESG Matters

Episode 10

Speakers:

  • Alan To, Regional ESG Marketing Director, APAC of S&P Global
  • Janice Lao, ESG Director of Helen of Troy
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder of ESG Matters

Episode 11

Speakers:

  • 黃靖涵小姐-滙豐(台灣)
  • 曾孟卓先生-Pixent

Episode 12

Speakers:

  • Charles Ng, Associate Director-General of Investment Promotion, InvestHK
  • Anna Woo, Head, MBA Career & Alumni Development, HKUST MBA
  • Aaron Yim, Managing Director, Ricoh Hong Kong
  • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder, ESG Matters

Episode 13

Speakers:

  • Ding Li, Senior Strategy Consultant, Longevity Partners UK
  • Jonathan Li, Associate Director – Sustainability, Savills UK