George Clinical, a leading clinical research organization (CRO) in the Asia-Pacific region, has gained recognition of the organization’s strong support of the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) legislation, and their provision of good MPF benefits. The Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority (MPFA) awarded George Clinical their Good MPF Employer Award at a ceremony in Hong Kong recently.

Evon Hui, Head of Business Operations, East Asia, accepted the award on behalf of George Clinical. Hui leads the George Clinical East Asia team, which includes offices in Hong Kong, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and operational teams in Indonesia, Thailand, The Philippines and Vietnam.

“Our staff stands at the center of what we do,” Glenn Kerkhof, Executive Chairman of George Clinical said. “George Clinical has an extensive track record in the delivery of clinical trial services to the highest scientific standards in Hong Kong and around the world. It is the high quality of our people that make our exceptional service delivery and pragmatic trial solutions possible. We thank the MPFA for this important recognition of our work towards being the employer of choice for the best and brightest in the clinical research industry.”

About George Clinical

George Clinical is a leading independent Asia-Pacific based clinical research organization (CRO) with global capabilities differentiated by scientific leadership, innovation and extensive investigator networks. With staff operating in 15 countries, and with significant operations in the USA, China, India and the broader Asia-Pacific region, George Clinical provides the full range of clinical trial services to biopharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostic customers, for all trial phases, registration and post-marketing trials.

About The Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority (MPFA)  

The MPFA is a statutory body established September 17, 1998 under section 6 of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Ordinance (MPFSO) (Chapter 485, Laws of Hong Kong). The mission of the organisation is to regulate and supervise privately managed provident fund schemes; educate the working population about saving for retirement and the role of the MPF System as one of the pillars supporting retirement living; andt o lead improvements to provident fund schemes to make them more efficient and user-friendly, and better meet the needs of the working population.

Marianne Chan
Regional HR Advisor,
George Clinical, East Asia
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(852) 3104 2464