Former president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
Tara Joseph, member of APCO’s International Advisory Council, served as president of AmCham Hong Kong from 2017-2021. She was charged with overall responsibility for leadership and operations of one of the most influential NGO business organizations in the Asia Pacific, with a mission to foster commerce among the United States, Hong Kong and mainland China.
Ms. Joseph has more than 15 years of experience working in Asia, covering top economic and political stories as a foreign correspondent for Reuters. In her 22 years as journalist, she has reported on hundreds of the world’s most important and high-profile news stories including Russia’s financial crisis, Myanmar’s emergence from virtual isolation, China’s rise on the world stage and the Beijing Olympics to name a few. As a TV reporter and presenter, she has interviewed Fortune 500 CEO’s and government officials across the globe.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Joseph was the editor and main presenter of Reuters Financial Television based in London and covered emerging markets and G7 economic issues.
Ms. Joseph is a graduate of the Columbia University School of Journalism, and Smith College in the United States. She has twice served as President of the Hong Kong Foreign Correspondents’ Club in Hong Kong, one of the world’s largest press clubs.