Agnes Chan is managing partner at EY for Hong Kong and Macau. For the past 30 years, she has accumulated experience in providing tax and business advisory services to a broad range of local and multinational organisations. Her scope of expertise includes tax restructuring for initial public offerings (IPOs); regional and cross border tax planning; corporate restructuring; and tax efficient supply chain management planning.
In 2011, Ms Chan was elected as a member of the Election Committee (Accountancy Subsector) to elect the Chief Executive of Hong Kong. In 2012 she received the Best in Tax Individual Award at Euromoney Legal Media Group’s Asian Women in Business Law Awards.
Ms Chan is currently a member of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority; non-executive director of the Securities and Futures Commission, a member of the Users’ Committee for the Inland Revenue Department and accounting advisory expert of the Ministry of Finance of the People’s Republic of China since 2016.
Ms Chan was also named one of the Leading Women in Business Law in Hong Kong by the Guide to the World’s Leading Women in Business Law in 2014 and 2015. Ms Chan is also the first leader outside Mainland China to be named China Economic Woman of the Year 2012.
In 2015, Ms Chan was named one of China’s Top 10 Outstanding Female Entrepreneurs by the China Outstanding Female Entrepreneurs Association (COFEA). She was previously named to the list of 100 female entrepreneurs in 2011.
In 2016, Ms Chan was inducted as an Honoree of the Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) HKUST Chapter.