WOI Past Winners

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Women of Influence Awards - 2016 Winners

Professional of the Year: Stephanie Hui
Head of Merchant Banking Division in Asia Pacific Ex-Japan
Goldman Sachs
   
Young Achiever of the Year: Sandra Leung
COO, Market Development Division
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd.
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Lori Granito
Managing Director
Go Gourmet Group of Companies/
Kitchen Sync Culinary Incubator
   
Non-profit Leader of the Year:
Jenny Bowen
Founder & CEO
OneSky For All Children
   
Master of The Arts: Sandra L. Walters
Director
Sandra Walters Consultancy Ltd.
   
Lifetime Achievement: Anson Chan, GBM, GCMG, CBE, JP
Convenor
Hong Kong 2020
   
Champion for the Advancement of Women: Ben Way
CEO
Macquarie Group Asia
   
Best Company for Women: Marriott International
   

Women of Influence Awards - 2015 Winners

Professional of the Year: Kimberley Cole
Head of Sales Specialists Asia
Thomson Reuters
   
Young Achiever of the Year: Michelle Sun
Co-Founder
First Code Academy
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Karin Ann
Co-Founder and Principal
The International Montessori School
   
Non-profit Leader of the Year:
Su-Mei Thompson
CEO
The Women's Foundation
   
Master of The Arts: Claire Hsu
Co-Founder & Executive Director
Asia Art Archive
   
Lifetime Achievement: Anne Marden, BBS, JP
Director, AVP HK Foundation Limited
   
Champion for the Advancement of Women: Anthony A Rose
Chairman & CEO
House of Rose Professional
   
Best Company for Women: State Street Bank & Trust
   

Women of Influence Awards - 2014 Winners

Professional of the Year: May Tan
Chief Executive Officer
Standard Chartered Bank Hong Kong Limited
   
Entrepeneur of the Year: Joanna Hotung
Founder and Managing Director
KG Group
   
Master in Charity: Nancy Yang
Founder and Executive Director
Asian Charity Services
   
Champion for the Advancement of Women:
Ronald Lee
Managing Director
Goldman Sachs
   
Best Company for Women: American Express International Inc.
   

Women of Influence Awards - 2013 Winners

Entrepreneur of the Year: Debra Meiburg MW
Director
MeiburgWine Media Ltd.
   
Professional of the Year: Teresa Ko
China Chairman & Partner
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
   
Master in Charity: Kylie Uebergang
Board Co-Chair & Co-Founder
PathFinders
   
Leading Woman on Boards: Laura M. Cha
Chairman
Financial Services Development Council
   
Champion for the Advancement of Women:
Hayden Majajas
D&I Director, Asia Pacific
BP Asia Limited
   
Best Company for Women: Citi Hong Kong
   

Women of Influence Awards - 2012 Winners

Entrepreneur of the Year: Phyllis Marwah
Co-Founder & Director
Mother’s Choice
   
Professional of the Year: Prof. Sian Griffiths
OBE, JP, Director, School of Public Health & Primary Care
Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
   
Master in Charity, Arts or Culture: Jill Robinson, MBE
Founder & CEO, Animals Asia Foundation
   
Champion for the Advancement
of Women:
Keith Pogson
Managing Partner, Financial Services, Asia Pacific Area, Ernst & Young
   
Best Company for Women: PepsiCo Asia Pacific
   

Women of Influence Awards - 2011 Winners

Entrepreneur of the Year: Salina Yu Lai Si
CEO & Executive Director  
Water Oasis Group Ltd.  
   
Professional of the Year: Prof. Agnes Tiwari
Head  
School of Nursing, The University of HK  
   
Master in Charity, Arts or Culture: Shalini Mahtani, MBE
Founder & Advisor to the Board, Community Business
   
Champion for the Advancement of Women:
Stephen Golden
Head of Global Leadership & Diversity, Asia Pacific, Goldman Sachs  
   
Best Company for Women:
McDonald’s Restaurants (Hong Kong) Limited
   

Women of Influence Awards - 2010 Winners

Young Achiever of the Year:
Alexandra Harney
Researcher and Visiting Scholar
The University of Hong Kong’s Centre of Asian Studies
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Andrea Gutwirth
Founder & Executive Director
SoulTalk
   
Professional of the Year:
Ka Shi Lau
Managing Director & CEO
Bank Consortium Trust Company Limited
   
Best Company for Women:
ipac financial planning HK Ltd
 

Women of Influence Awards - 2009 Winners

Young Achiever of the Year: Eva Ip
Managing Director, Transaction Advisory Services,
Ernst & Young Transactions Ltd.
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Esther Ma
CEO & Founder
Prestique Ltd.
   
Professional of the Year: Vivian Lau
CEO
Junior Achievement & HK Petrochemicals Co Ltd.
   
Best Company for Women: Cisco Systems (HK) Limited
 

Women of Influence Awards - 2008 Winners

Young Achiever of the Year:
Uhi MC Hui, Executive Director, Greater China, The PR People Consultancy Ltd.
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Elizabeth L. Thomson
Founder & President
ICS Trust (Asia) Ltd.
   
Professional of the Year:
Julia Charlton
Partner
Charltons
   
Best Company for Women:
Goldman Sachs
 

Women of Influence Awards - 2007 Winners

Young Achiever of the Year: Barbara Wong
Film Director
Diva Productions Ltd
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Jenny Bowen
Founder & Executive Director
Half the Sky Foundation
   
Professional of the Year: Miriam Lau
Consultant
Arculli, Fong & Ng
   
Best Company for Women: The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, Ltd
 

Women of Influence Awards - 2005-06 Winners

Young Achiever of the Year: Jing Ulrich
Managing Director, Chairman,
China Equities
JP Morgan Securities
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Fredy Bush
CEO
Xinhua Finance Ltd
   
Professional of the Year: Viveca Chan
Founder
WE Worldwide Partners
   
Best Company for Women: FedEx Express
 

Women of Influence Awards - 2004 Winners

Young Achiever of the Year: Dr Winnie S M Tang
CEO
ESRI China (HK) Limited
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Moira Moser
Managing Director
M Moser Associates Limited
   
Professional of the Year: Catherine Weir
Head of Greater China
Citigroup Global Corporate & Investment Bank
   
Best Company for Women: General Electric Company
 

Women of Influence Awards - 2003 Winners

Young Achiever of the Year: Wendy Cho
Chairman
Ultra Group Holdings Ltd
   
Entrepreneur of the Year: Michelle Garnaut
Managing Director
M Restaurant Group Inc, and
Christine Loh
CEO
Civic Exchange
   
Professional of the Year: Anna Wu
Former Chairman
Equal Opportunities Commission
   
Best Company for Women: IBM China/Hong Kong Limited