Committee News

[Review] Unicorns in Waiting: Secrets to Entrepreneurial Success [International Women's Day Breakfast Event]

Posted on Friday, 08 March 2019

On the morning of 8 March, over 70 members and guests joined British Chamber Shanghai’s annual International Women's Day Breakfast event at the W Shanghai – the Bund.

Women in Business Focus Group Is Recruiting New Members

Posted on Wednesday, 15 November 2017

The Chamber’s Women in Business Focus Group committee is recruiting new committee members.

Review of the Recent Focus Group Meetings

Posted on Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Review of recent HRFG, WiB FG and C&P FG meetings.

Women in Business Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q4 2015

Posted on Friday, 26 February 2016

Women in Business Focus Group Quarterly Update – Q4 2015

Women in Business Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2015

Posted on Monday, 20 July 2015

According to the 2015 Women in Business Survey published by Grant Thornton, there are now more women in business leadership roles in China than many countries in the Europe and United States.

Women in Business Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q4 2014

Posted on Friday, 06 February 2015

We regularly note in this quarterly summary that women hold impressively prominent positions in the Chinese business environment. In the last few years, the number of women in senior management positions has doubled.

Women in Business Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q3 2014

Posted on Wednesday, 05 November 2014

Women hold many senior positions in the Chinese business environment, and are becoming increasingly vocal about their achievements and path to success.

Women in Business Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2

Posted on Wednesday, 11 June 2014

In a report based on 14 years of research into female CEOs at 2500 of the world’s largest public companies, Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company) predicts that by 2040 as many as one third of incoming CEOs will be women.

Women in Business Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q1 2014

Posted on Thursday, 20 February 2014

As we move in to 2014, the Focus Group will continue to organise events that allow women to share their experiences and their challenges and promote a supportive environment for discussing next steps and solutions.