Board responsibilities

The Board aims to promote HSBC’s long-term success, deliver sustainable value to shareholders and promote a culture of openness and debate. Led by the Group Chairman, the Board sets the Group’s strategy and risk appetite.

Board Documents

Memorandum and Articles of Association

Board of Directors terms of reference

Board Policies

Roles and responsibilities

List of directors and their role and function

More from HSBC

Board committees

The Board has appointed a number of committees consisting of certain Directors, Group Managing Directors and certain co-opted non-director members.

Obligations of senior financial officers

HSBC’s senior financial officers have to comply with a set of principles governing honest and ethical conduct.

Did you find this page useful?

Why didn't you find this page useful?

Thank you. We appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback.

News and insight

Keeping the global engine running

Slowing growth and low inflation mean central banks face tough decisions, says HSBC’s Janet Henry.

HSBC named best for sustainable finance

The bank has won recognition for its work to support the transition to a low-carbon economy.

Switzerland tops poll for living abroad

More than 18,000 people took part in HSBC’s survey on living and working overseas.