LME Asia Week 2024 agenda

8.00 - Registration opens

9:00 - Welcome address: Bonnie Y Chan, Chief Executive Officer, HKEX 

9:10 - Opening remarks by guest of honour

The Honourable Paul Chan Mo-po, GBM, GBS, MH, JP
Financial Secretary of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

9:20 - LME CEO welcomeMatthew Chamberlain, Chief Executive Officer, LME

9:35 - From aluminium to zinc: outlook for 2024 and beyond


  • Duncan Hobbs, Research Director, Concord Resources
  • Dr. Wang Yanchen, Managing Director, SMM
  • Juno Xinze Yao, Research Head of International Business, Horizon Insights  
  • Henry Van, Senior Research Analyst, Trafigura

Moderator: Yang Liu, Head of China Sales, LME 

10:30 - Break

10:50 - Evolving battery material trends: are the analysts getting it right?

Speaker: Ken Hoffman, Senior Expert-AP for McKinsey’s Sustainability practice

11:30 - Steel market Asia: the path to recovery and global relevance


  • Ling Chi Hin, Asia Editor, Argus Metals
  • Richard Shi, Head of Research, Legend Arb Financial Group 
  • Jesline Tang, APAC Metals Engagement Lead, Market Development and Engagement Group, S&P Global Commodity Insights

Moderator: Edric Koh, Head of Corporate Sales, LME

12:15 - Lunch

13:40 - LME update: priorities and progress

Speaker: Robin Martin, Head of Market Development, LME 

14:10 - Redefining ESG: shaping the future of sustainability 

  • Bryce Lee, Director of CSR , Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt
  • Ellen Lam, Asia Sustainability Lead, Rabobank
  • Muzammil Haji Amin, Founder and President, Ala Group
  • Ryan Wen, Sustainability Manager, International Tin Association

Moderator: Alice Lim, Head of Corporate Sustainability, LME

14:50 - Trading the markets: evolving market dynamics  


  • Junjie Lan, Fund Manager, DH Fund Management
  • Lawrence Lu, CEO, Cygnus Capital
  • Xiaochong Ming, CEO, Longrun Financial Group Limited, Chairman of Chinese Futures Association of Hong Kong
  • Nong Yan, CEO, Nanhua Financial UK Co. Ltd

Moderator: Catherine Zhang, Vice President, Business Development, LME 

15:40 - Networking and seminar concludes



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