Awards & Achievements

10.02.2021 | Awarded By : Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT) and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)

Faculty Members Receive Professional Recognition

We are delighted to announce that Prof Veronique LAFON-VINAIS of the Department of Finance and Dr Kelvin P. MAK of the Department of Accounting have received recognition for their remarkable professional services.

Prof Lafon-Vinais, Associate Professor of Business Education, was named an honorary member of the Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT). Before joining HKUST Business School, Prof Lafon-Vinais spent over 20 years in banking specializing in international debt and credit markets. Having been involved in green finance for over a decade, Prof Lafon-Vinais is also working with a group of faculty members to build sustainability and green finance into the School’s undergraduate curriculum.

Dr Mak, Senior Lecturer, has joined the Qualification and Examinations Board as a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA). Members of the board are responsible for advising strategic goals and priorities for the Institute's Qualification Programme, providing input towards current policy changes, and overseeing the application of new qualification programs.

Congratulations to both professors!