Global I-Bank - Head of Digital, Legal
Salary HKD1,000,000 - HKD1,500,000 per annum + + Bonus
Location Hong KongFULL_TIME
Consultant Oliver Allcock
Date posted 20 August 20192019-08-20 2019-10-19 legal Hong Kong HK HKD 1000000 1500000 1500000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.hk https://www.robertwalters.com.hk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
This role is for a banking lawyer to lead a digital focused team
The role will focus on financial services in the digital environment, including retail banking and wealth management regulation, intellectual property, online payments, mobile payments and apps, digital promotions and social media, virtual currencies, data privacy issues, third party supplier contract issues and the use of cloud and cyber technologies; Digital Financial Services.
The role requires someone who understands banking laws and regualtions and is keen to upskill on the digital side. Substantial training will be provided both on the job / via projects but also through the digital division’s dedicated training scheme (15 modules such as blockchain, biometrics etc, delivered by subject matter experts).
Applicants should be
- 10+ years PQE, coming from a top law firm or in-house institution
- Strong banking, debt capital markets or structured finance background
- A strong interest in digital and technology matters
- Chinese languages are beneficial but not essential