Spotlight Series - WiFA People

In 2020 we launch a Spotlight Series to highlight a woman each day in March in celebrating the International Women’s Month. Since then, WiFA is leveraging this platform to celebrate strong leaders and trusted decision makers in the financial services industry. Read inspiring stories from the female leaders we spoke to recently

Connie Au

Connie Au

Let’s Breathe! We went to Lamma island .. hiking with kid ? enjoy the beautiful nature (when it’s not to hot)!

Kate Reid

Kate Reid

The beauty of Motherhood is not certain capability but willingness to include - Kate Reid taken when planking at home #WiFAPhotoCollage#HappyMothersDay

Bonnie So

Bonnie So

Keep your face to the sun and you will never see the shadows - Photo taken on May 2, 2020 at Clearwater Bay, Hong Kong #WiFAPhotoCollage#SoakingUpTheSun☀️

Brenda Ching

Brenda Ching

Stop staring at mountains. Climb them instead, yes, it’s a harder process, but it’ll lead you to a better view #WiFAPhotoCollage #topofthemountain

Benedicte Nolens

Benedicte Nolens

Reached the summit of Ma on Shan, one of the more difficult climbs in Hong Kong - what a hike! Feb 2020. #WIFAPhotoCollage

Gina Marescia

Gina Marescia

WiFA April WorkOut - A hiking-talking-executive coaching session on the Peak! Gina Marescia with a female MD who is managing a global team at an IBank! #thriveseries in action - taken on April 15 at the Peak #WiFAPhotoCollage

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Bonnie So

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Bonnie So

Bonnie So is our newly appointed co-Chair for WiFA 2020. Tell us a bit about yourself I was born in Hong Kong, spent most of my childhood and my early career in the UK before moving back Hong Kong in 2006. I enjoys problem solving, cycling and playing the saxophone. I...

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Bonnie Ohri

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Bonnie Ohri

How would you introduce/define yourself? My career has been in public service, focused on designing, implementing, and managing programs for marginalized communities. As a former Deputy Director at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I managed over 1,400...

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Celine Zhang

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Celine Zhang

How would you introduce yourself?A global citizen and a highly flexible and entrepreneurial financial professional with a portfolio of experience across family office and investment banking, as well as hands-on financial experience as a qualified...

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Ruoyi Ma

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Ruoyi Ma

How would you introduce yourself?  A born in China and bred in Sri Lanka Brit, who now lives in Hong Kong! What is your current role, and your participation within the diversity and inclusion initiatives?I am Director, Corporate Finance (M&A). Within my bank...

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Connie Au

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Connie Au

How would you introduce yourself?Experienced marketing & communication professional in the financial industry. I am energetic, outgoing, not afraid to meet new friends, and I want to make a change. What is your current role, and your participation within the...

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Mei Ling Tse

WiFA People Spotlight Series – Mei Ling Tse

Please introduce yourself  I’m a #CPA with 15 years of experience in international professional firms and public companies. As an altruism professional accountant, I aim to apply my expertise in a career that ideally contributes to a meaningful cause,...