- AEV’s Legal and Corporate Services conducts seminar focusing on relevant corporate governance topics
- AEV and AboitizPower are among the few Corporate Governance seminar providers duly accredited and recognized by the Securities and Exchange Commission
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Caption: Powerhouse speakers discuss the core topics of the corporate governance seminar. (L-R) Jonathon Hanks share the Creating Shared Value framework; Atty. JJ Disini seeks to strengthen cyber security; and AEV’s Atty. M. Jasmine Oporto unveiled changes to the Code of Ethics and the importance of adhering to the core values that drive the Code.
AEV and AboitizPower organized the corporate governance seminar last March 28, 2016 at the Shangri-la at The Fort, Bonifacio Global City. A powerhouse of speakers discussed the latest developments in corporate governance, data privacy and sustainability.
Atty. Jose Jesus “JJ” Disini, Jr., a leading information and technology law expert in the Philippines, presented the challenges of a digitally connected world. He cited trends in cyber crime and recommended steps on how to maintain data privacy and security, as well as protecting technology-based transactions.
Mr. Jonathon Hanks, Founder and Director of Incite, spoke about the importance of sustainability and creating shared value as a company strategy. Meanwhile, Atty. M Jasmine S, Oporto, SVP and Chief Compliance Officer, AEV, talked about the salient points of the Aboitiz Group’s Code of Ethics and Business Conduct, and best corporate governance practices. She emphasized the importance of strictly complying with the trading and blackout policies of the company.
With around 50 participants from AEV, AP and Republic Cement and Building Materials, the seminar served as a venue to further deepen the practice of corporate governance.