Karen PONG is a Project Manager in the Hong Kong office responsible for the implementation of CSR advisory and research projects. Since joining CSR Asia she was involved in advisory projects on sustainability reporting and stakeholder engagement for a number of prominent clients, including China Overseas Holdings, Bank of East Asia and Hang Lung Properties and. Karen also worked on a number of community investment research and consultancy services as well as benchmarking projects commissioned by our client or strategic partners, including the CSR Centre of the Swedish Embassy in Beijing, Prudence Foundation, FWD, State Street, Nomura and Oxfam.
Prior to joining CSR Asia, Karen worked at the language solutions division of a Fortune 500 financial printer. She managed a variety of translation and localization projects for high-profile clients like Nasdaq and Goldman Sachs, and had accumulated experience in client relationship management. Karen also interned in Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden in HK where she gained an initial understanding of sustainability in practice. Her main duties at Kadoorie were guiding eco-tours and developing environmental education materials for visitors.
Karen graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a double major in Political Science and Translation.