Tze-wei Ng is a lawyer specialised in philanthropy and ESG based out of Hong Kong with the private wealth department of Stephenson Harwood.
Coming from a cross-disciplinary background with experience in journalism, international development and philanthropy, Tze-wei now focuses on advising clients across the impact spectrum, from charities and philanthropists, to purpose companies and ESG & impact investors. She has been involved in the setting up of some of Hong Kong’s earliest social finance platforms and vehicles, and is actively involved in B Corp developments in Hong Kong, including helping draft the legal requirement for B Corps in Hong Kong.
She regularly speaks and writes about ESG and corporate governance, working in collaboration with the firm’s funds, corporate and regulatory practice. She is also a key member of the firm’s various committees growing the firm’s own environmental, CSR and pro bono efforts.
Outside the firm she is active with the policy research working group of the Hong Kong Green Finance Association. She is board director and advisors to several social justice NGOs dedicated to building a more inclusive Hong Kong. She was a member of the founding team of Sustainable Finance Initiative, which aims at growing a community of private investors in Asia active in impact investing.
She is board member of GAIL, and a founding member of GAIL Asia-Pacific.