Speaker : Karen Kemp (Hong Kong Monetary Authority)
ABSTRACT: Basel II and the global financial crisis. How the lessons learned are sought to be addressed in Basel III. The Basel III process and implementation timeline. What more needs to be done? Regulatory/supervisory philosophy. Basel III roll-out and impact in Hong Kong.
Date : November 19, 2011 (Saturday)
Venue : Lecture Theater D, Academic Concourse, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Lecture : 3:00pm – 3:45pm
Drinks Reception : 4:45pm – 5:30pm
Inquiry : hkqf_help@[NO-SPAM]se.cuhk.edu.hk
BIOGRAPHY: Ms Karen Kemp joined the HKMA since 1995, appointed to
her current post of Executive Director of the Banking Policy Department
in February 2008. She has an extensive experience on the legal side of
banking issues, and has been a member of the team developing the
policies and legal framework for Basel II.
Prior to her current post, Ms Kemp has worked mainly in the Office of the General Counsel, where she has served as a Deputy General Counsel since 2001. She was seconded to Exchange Fund Investment Limited from 1999 to 2001 as Deputy Chief Executive Officer during that period. Ms Kemp is a solicitor qualified to practise in Hong Kong and in England & Wales. Prior to joining the HKMA, Ms Kemp was employed by Lovells (a firm of solicitors) in London and Hong Kong.