Head of Legal - HK listed Financial Services/Investment Firm

  • competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 26 Oct 17 2017-10-26

Company size of about 100+, the role is a Head of Legal, managing a team of 5-6.

Listed on the HK exchange, our client is a global Financial Institution whose businesses include direct investment in stocks, bonds, funds, derivatives and other financial products. They also provide financial services like money lending and finance leasing to their clients who are both private and listed businesses around the world. The businesses operate broadly across Equity Investments, Debt Investments, M&A & Restructuring, and Financial Services.

The role is a significant hire, to be the Head of Legal, managing a team of 5-6. The role reports to Deputy CEO and will be part of senior management.

As part of senior management, the role will naturally require a seasoned Legal professional with 10+ years' Legal experience, someone savvy in deals with focus on Transactions, Loans, Bonds, M&A etc. The role will be based in Hong Kong, as such the incumbent will need to be familiar with HK market regulations and listing rules.

The role also requires strong managerial experience to be able to lead the team of 5-6. Strong communication skills in Mandarin and English is a must to be able to work with Head Office in China.

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