Norton Global Asset Management the Hong Kong Based Provider of Asset Management Services has long believed that attending these types of forums are vital for continuing the firm’s quest to be recognized as a major player in the Asian and global asset management world. Norton’s commitment to equality throughout the workplace is also high on their agenda and they are proud to be represented on International Woman’s day.
The forum will consist of half-day of sessions along with networking that will be focussing on promoting the importance of diversity which fits in with Norton Global’s philosophy of balanced diversified portfolios. The forum is aimed at the asset management sector and discussions will be held on ways of backing and encouraging it. The forum grew out of their Women in Asset Management conference.
The events sponsors will be welcoming Mellody Hobson, the President of Ariel Investments who will be giving the keynote address at the event. Mellody has become a nationally recognized voice on financial literacy and investor education. In 2015, she was named to Time magazine’s annual list of the one hundred most influential people in the world.
Subjects for discussion at the forum include:
Diversifying your portfolio of people
Building and developing your inclusion initiatives
Mentoring- is it worth the investment?
East v West: Are Asian companies doing enough to encourage diversity compared to their western counterparts?
The formula for change and stories of success
Has promoting diversity actually increased corporate performance?