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Su-Mei Thompson

The Women's Foundation

Hong Kong, HK

CEO

The Women's Foundation

Su-Mei Thompson
Biography
Su-Mei Thompson is CEO of The Women's Foundation and the founder of the 30% Club Hong Kong. A former lawyer at Linkaters, senior executive at Disney, the FT and Christie's and also holds numerous board appointments. Recent speaking credits include TEDxWanChaiWomen and the Women's Forum Deauville in 2015. In 2015, she received the HKAH /Tatler Woman of Hope Award for Power & Influence and was recognised as AmCham's Non Profit Leader of the Year. Su-Mei holds law degrees from Cambridge and Oxford and an MBA from IMD.

Personal Business Advice

Don't build a life in the context of a career, instead build a career in the context of a life

Su-Mei Thompson’s Newsfeed

27 Apr 2017
Su-Mei Thompson appointed CEO of Media Trust

Su-Mei Thompson is to join Media Trust ... she will take up the Media Trust post in September this year, following eight years as CEO at The Women’s Foundation.

01 Jun 2016
Women in the Media

Marking the premiere in Hong Kong of 'WOMEN: New Portraits', UBS will host an event examining the representation of women in the media. Joined by inspiring women across business, arts and the community, the event will explore the portrayal of women in media today and the role it plays in shaping the lives of young women in Hong Kong...

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Su-Mei Thompson’s Background

CEO
2009 - Present
Hong Kong, HK
The Women’s Foundation exists to promote the full and equal participation of women and girls in all aspects of Hong Kong society, by engaging in research, programmes, education and advocacy to drive measurable change.

Other Business Interests

The Equal Opportunities Commission (Hong Kong) logo The Equal Opportunities Commission (Hong Kong) logo
The Equal Opportunities Commission (Hong Kong)
Board Member and Member of the Policy & Research Committee
Hong Kong, HK
The Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC) is a statutory body established in 1996, responsible for implementing the anti-discrimination ordinances in Hong Kong.
Board Member
Hong Kong, HK
Opera Hong Kong is the first opera company to have been established in Hong Kong. The company was formed in July 2003 as a non-profit organization. Since its inception, Opera Hong Kong has become a firmly established part of Hong Kong’s cultural scene.
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Su-Mei Thompson’s Education

Andy Choa Fellow for the SPNM Program
2014 - 2014
MBA (Dean's List)
2000 - 2001
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