Sinopec Corporation of China - Setting Standards in Corporate Governance

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Coporate Governance

Case Length : 20 Pages
Period : 2002 - 2003
Pub Date : 2005
Teaching Note : Not Available
Organization : Sinopec Corporation
Industry : Petroleum & Chemical
Countries : China


This case discusses the corporate governance practices of Sinopec Corporation, the largest petrochemical company in China. Sinopec had won several global awards and recognition for its sound corporate governance practices.

The case describes in detail Sinopec's corporate structure that centralized decision-making and delegated authority to various management levels. It also explains how the structure promoted corporate fairness, transparency, and accountability. The case also examines other issues in corporate governance including executive compensation plans, shareholders' general meeting and board meeting, and describes their powers, functions and responsibilities.

The case also describes the roles and responsibilities of the chairman of the board of directors, the chairman of the supervisory committee, and the independent directors.


Examine the best corporate governance practices followed by leading companies like Sinopec


  Page No.
Winning Laurels in Corporate Governance 1
Sinopec's Corporate Management Structure 2
The Supervisory Committee (SC) 3
Board of Directors 4
Board Committees 5
Shareholders' General Meeting 6
Board and SC Meetings 7
Secretary of the BoDSecretary_of_the_BoD 8
Sinopec's Executive Compensation Plan (ECP) 9
The Future Plans 10
Exhibits 12


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