BoardPAC, the world’s leading board portal that helps top company leadership make better decisions, was recently in Hong Kong to support the17 th Annual Corporate & Regulatory Update ACRU) Conference. Led by its CEO & founder, Lakmini Wijesundera and COO Rajitha Kuruppumulle, the event included a pre-event luncheon for delegates and sponsors.
“ACRU provides a unique platform for regulators and practitioners to discuss key issues and the latest developments in corporate governance, including the latest technology that can support the needs of board members and administrators.” said Lakmini Wijesundera. “We were delighted to be part of the conference, as it enabled us to understand the industry’s challenges better. These key learning’s will enable us to meet the digital governance needs of our clients better.”
Organised by the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, the ACRU enables practitioners to gain first-hand knowledge of the latest corporate and regulatory developments. This year’s conference, held at the prestigious Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, attracted over 1600 delegates. BoardPAC was the sole Sri Lankan firm at the annual ACRU conference, which drew governance, risk and compliance professionals from different sectors, as well as C-suite level members.
“The corporate governance field, like any other industry, recognizes the need to go digital to keep up with the fast pace of business. BoardPAC, with its strong credentials and technical expertise, has demonstrated the capability using the proprietary secure board solution.” said Rajitha Kuruppumulle COO for BoardPAC.
The BoardPAC portal enables members of a board to use an iPad to instantly access sensitive board documents, including minutes, agenda, financial statements, and archived information provided by company secretaries and other administrators.
A National Best Quality Software Gold award and Green IT award winner, BoardPAC provides users the ability to view and approve papers from the ease of a Board Member’s iPad. It has a host of features such as collaboration, meeting management and RSVP, the ability to search and refer to past board papers, as well as to annotate and approve documents and update agendas. The solution meets with the highest security standards including the ISO 27001 certification.
The solution already has the largest market share and is the leader for board meeting automation in Sri Lanka and in Malaysia and is emerging as a strong player in many Asia Pacific markets including Hong Kong. Some of the leading clients include Deloitte, Petronas, Prudential, MayBank, RHB Banking Group, Hong Leong Banking Group, Bursa Malaysia (Stock Exchange of Malaysia), Affin Bank, Astro, Guoco Group, Lam Soon HK Group. BoardPAC is a trusted board automation solution used by the top 10 companies in Sri Lanka, including Carson Cumberbatch PLC, John Keells Holdings, Commercial Bank, Nations Trust Bank, Sri Lankan Airlines, Sri Lanka Telecom, Hemas and MAS Holdings as well as the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE).