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Irene Chu

Partner, Business Reporting and Sustainability, Head of New Economy and Life Sciences


Irene is a Partner of KPMG China specializing in new economy companies and ESG advisory.  She is the Co-Chair of the Inclusion and Diversity Council for KPMG in HK and leads KPMG’s I&D programs covering gender, generational, skills and embracing differences.  She currently leads the New Economy and the Life Sciences sectors for KPMG in the Hong Kong region and co-leads the Hong Kong ESG team supporting clients on ESG reporting, sustainability strategies, climate change and decarbonization and impact measurement and assurance.  Irene is also a board member of KPMG Foundation which supports and promotes KPMG’s CSR pillars.  Outside of KPMG, Irene serves as a board member of WWF Hong Kong and is actively involved in their conservation and environmental finance initiatives.

My Sustainability Goals for 2021:

Help businesses see that we can transform the relationship between the environment and the economy into a non-zero sum game, and decarbonize the global economy while creating business opportunities and narrowing the gap between the rich and the poor.