Teresa Ko has spoken on many platforms, from the firm’s women’s events celebrating the London Olympics, to the firm’s second ever Global Women Partners Conference when she called for “a mindset change” amongst male colleagues. Her efforts to highlight gender inequality and to champion women and inclusiveness in the workplace are global, having spoken in New York, Hong Kong, and Dusseldorf, to name a few. She regularly coaches aspiring female colleagues with work, career and life issues to help them realise their fullest potential. Teresa also spearheaded the first ever Asia Women Partners Conference in Tokyo this year and helped organise the largest ever women’s networking event in theTokyo office. She is an executive sponsor of the Asia Women’s Network, and hosts female colleagues and client events to mark International Women’s Day. As the first woman to chair the Hong Kong Stock Exchange’s Listing Committee, she initiated the disclosure requirement of listed companies on diversity policies. She was the first to sign up as a founding member, and is on the steering committee, of Hong Kong’s 30% Club, she collaborates often with The Women’s Foundation, and speaks regularly on gender equality.