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Board Seminar for current and future Chairpersons and Members of the Board of Directors of companies dealing with China.
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Board Seminar for current and future Chairpersons and Members of the Board of Directors of companies dealing with China
Experienced and future members of the Board of Directors of companies dealing with China discuss the characteristics of the National and Corporate Culture and the Corporate Governance System of China based on presentations and cases.
As most internationally oriented firms have an increasing number of interactions with China and Chinese firms, a solid under standing of the oppor tunities and challenges of doing business with and in China is essential. The effective governance of such interactions has turned out to be a major value driver. This requires from all, investors, board members and top management of these companies to be fully aware of the legal corporate governance requirements as well as having a clear view of how to drive board effectiveness in such a context.
- Introduction: Key Challenges of Mastering China at the Board Level
- Succeeding in Today's China
- Mastering Corporate Governance in a Globalized World - The Case of China
- Mastering the Chinese Corporate Culture
- The Board’s Necessary Knowledge of Chinese Law
- Mastering Subsidiary Governance
Michael Hilb is Titular Professor at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland, lecturing Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Digitalization, and Founder and CEO of DBP Holding Ltd., a global business group with a focus on building, developing and managing digital businesses in Asia and Europe. Michael...
Attorney and notary public Education/Practical experience 1976-1978 University of Geneva 1979-1982 University of Zurich (lic. iur.) 1982-1983 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.) 1983-1984 Training at the district court of Gossau/SG 1984-1985 Junior lawyer in a law firm in Rorschach/SG 1986-1994 Fli...
John-James Farquharson, born in Bonn 1956, is a Scot / German citizen, studied at Oxford and Insead and worked several years in different roles (Finance, Marketing, Operations and later HR) for international companies such as BP and BASF. In 2009 he decided to go to China as an HR “foreign expert...
Paul graduated from the Law Faculty of the University of Zurich and obtained the doctor’s degree for a legal comparison of intellectual property rights in China and Switzerland. To this end, he also spent two years as visiting scholar of the Beijing University. In 1995 he was admitted to the Zuri...
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