From 21 to 24 February 2017, the Institute and The Insurance Association of China (IAC) jointly organised a practical training on corporate governance in Shenzhen. This was the second training held subsequent to the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding with IAC in March 2015 designed to facilitate collaboration in promoting good corporate governance to members of the IAC. This latest training was attended by 55 board secretaries, representatives from board secretary offices, supervisory board offices, internal control departments, risk management departments and strategic planning departments of insurance companies in Mainland China.
Institute Chief Executive Samantha Suen FCIS FCS(PE) launched the event with her opening address. Institute Vice-President Dr Gao Wei FCIS FCS(PE), Council member Bernard Wu FCIS FCS and other senior legal/accounting professionals, as well as senior board secretaries, gave presentations on corporate governance best practices to the participants. Recommendations on board governance were also discussed at the training.