Senior Legal Counsel, Fintech, Regulatory

Excellent in-house position and a global platform for fintech / tech lawyers who look for new challenges

Your new company
Our client is one of the most reputable fintech companies with a fast growing business worldwide. They are currently looking at hiring a Senior Legal Counsel to join their established and dynamic team based in Hong Kong. This is a unique opportunity for a lawyer to be responsible for providing legal and regulatory advice on a broad range of commercial and corporate matters within the Group.

Your new role
  • Advise the Group on various legal and compliance issues in relation to the global operation, strategic business development, new product launch and licensing matters etc.
  • Prepare, review and negotiate commercial contracts, license agreements and other legal documentations
  • Develop and oversee the compliance programme, internal policies and protocols; and provide training to business teams from time to time
  • Keep abreast of relevant regulation and business requirement changes on a global scale
  • Act as the point of contact and maintain relationships with regulatory bodies

What you'll need to succeed
  • Hong Kong qualified solicitor or equivalent legal qualification in common law jurisdictions
  • 5-8 years of legal and regulatory experience gained from international law firms / corporations
  • Prior in-house experience in the Fintech/Crypto or technology space is highly preferred
  • A self-starter with strong business acumen
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or for further information and a confidential discussion on this role or to find out about more opportunities in the in-house legal space, please contact Ruth Ma at Hays on +852 2230 7967 or email #1197554


Job Type
Banking & Financial Services

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Ruth Ma, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong
6604-06,66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: +85222307967