ICGN–University of Malaya Academic / Practioner Day

*If you are attending this event, but NOT the conference, please contact Ravina.Patel@icgn.org to register





13:00 – 13:30    Registration
  • Welcome refreshments

13:30 – 13:45    Welcome/Introductory remarks
  • George Dallas, Policy Director, ICGN, UK   (to Chair the day’s proceedings)
  • Professor Dr Norma Mansor, University of Malaya, Malaysia

13:45 – 14:45    Session one: Gender diversity in boards 
  • Professor Renee Adams,  Professor of Finance, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Academic and practitioner discussants, to be determined

14:45 – 15.45   Session two: State ownership and corporate governance
15:45 – 16:15    Refreshment break

16:15 – 17:15    Session three: Family controlled firms
    • Associate Professor Yupana Wiwattanakantang, NUS Business School, National University of Singapore
    • Academic discussant: Professor Melsa Ararat, Sabanci University School of Management, Turkey  
    • Practitioner discussants, to be determined


17:15 – 17:30    Closing remarks
  • Rita Bushon, Managing Partner, RAA Capital Advisory and Head of Investor Enagement Steering Committee, 30 Percent Club
  • Kerrie Waring, Executive Director, ICGN, UK


Please note: This programme is subject to change