It's that time of the year again – the time for SwedCham's Annual General Meeting! We invite you to be part of the AGM and the election of three new Directors of the Board. This is your chance to exercise your influence right as a part of the Chamber – you decide the outcome!
Please join us at 3.30 pm, when coffee and tea will be served. The meeting will start at 4 pm sharp at Soho House, 33 Des Voeux Road, W.
Make sure to be a part of the election of new board members and find out the winner of the SwedCham Annual Award. The AGM will be followed by a Summer Mingle and reception with a light buffet open for all. Please see separate invite here for more details.
The AGM is free of charge and exclusive for SwedCham members. Only ordinary members are eligible to vote. Candidates for the election will be announced on May 27. Please confirm your attendance below, or your intention to submit a Proxy for the election.
NOTE! If you are not able to participate, please make sure to submit a proxy form to convey your vote for the election. Submit your proxy here. Online options to participate in the AGM are not available.
The social distancing rules and regulations are easing but SwedCham is closely monitoring the Covid-19 situation. Health precautions and social distancing measures will be observed.
Board of Directors
Do you know of that special someone who can further the interests of the Swedish business community in Hong Kong and help build the Chamber for the future? Maybe it's you? Please nominate your candidate (or yourself!) in writing after confirming with the nominee that they are interested in running for a position on the board.
Who and how: To be eligible for election as a director, a person must be nominated by an Ordinary Member. The candidate shall be an employee of a Member Company and only one nomination per Member is allowed.
When and how: Please note that the written nominations must be received by the Chamber Office between May 10 and May 26 together with the acceptance in writing by the person nominated.
Please note, a Director retiring at the General Meeting, and eligible for re-election, may be elected without nomination notice in advance.
It's time to nominate an outstanding company or person for their unique contributions to business between Hong Kong and Sweden!
"To promote, study, extend, advance and protect business relations, investments and interests of Swedish and other organizations in Hong Kong."
Who should get the SwedCham HK Annual Award in 2022?
You can nominate a person or a company. You decide! Some ideas to start your thinking include:
Who has succeeded over time, built up a company and given job opportunities to many in HK?
Who has made a significant mark on relations between Hong Kong and Sweden?
Who has put an outstanding stamp on CSR issues?
Who has made a positive contribution to business between China, Hong Kong and Sweden?
Who has made a significant contribution to the awareness of environmental issues in Hong Kong
Who has …?
Here are some of past years winners:
2021 – IKEA / Dairy Farm
2020 – Bamboo Business Communications
2019 – Frantzéns Kitchen
2018 – Daniel Wellington
2017 – Dr.Ming Wai Lau
2016 – Sverige Shoppen
2015 – Scandinavian Airlines
2014 – Boris Design Studio
Please let us have your nomination and a short motivation as to why this person/company should get the SwedCham Annual Award 2022 by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or Gabriella Augustsson no later than Wednesday, 18th of May.