People & Purpose Theatre

CSV Showcase: Unlocking the Power of Shared Value

Day 1 : 12:05 – 12:55

Are you eager to align profit with purpose, but you don’t know where to start? Wondering how to mobilise your organisation and overcome roadblocks to turn your ideas into concrete impact? Join us for an enlightening session where business case presenters unveil the behind-the-scenes from initiatives that have successfully embraced shared value principles in Hong Kong. This is your chance to gain practical knowledge and inspiration from real-life examples of the transformative power of shared value. Join us as we explore innovative strategies and approaches that empower you to make a lasting difference.


  • What are the key factors that enable shared value success?
  • What are the challenges on the shared value journey and how to overcome those?

Post-event Actions:

  • Be able to identify and seize opportunities at the intersection of your business expertise and user needs
  • Articulate the business case, and craft compelling pilot programs
  • Learn the art of building strong and collaborative partner networks that ensure sustainability and long-term impact


Virginie Ostrowski

Shared Value Initiative Hong Kong

Chief Executive Officer

Virginie has dedicated her career to purpose-driven organisations, fostering collaboration between corporations, government, and civil society to achieve Sustainable Development Goals.

Originally a journalist, Virginie turned to communications to leverage her professional skills in addressing society’s needs. From e-health to sustainable development, she helped raise awareness and drive change on critical issues as a Communications and Marketing professional. Before joining SVIHK, she played a pivotal role in fostering a shared value cluster that brings together academics, public bodies, and private companies to spearhead sustainability initiatives in transport and energy infrastructure.

Passionate about impact and innovation, Virginie brings her strategic and operational expertise to Shared Value Initiative.

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