Senior Legal Counsel - Securities Services

  • 1.8mil/annum + bonus HKD
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pure Hong Kong , EA Licence No: 12S5954
  • 17 Aug 18 2018-08-17

Our client is a reputable European investment bank with various offerings to their clients globally. A newly created role has come up within the Securities Services space due to the expansion of the APAC business.

Reporting to the APAC Head of Legal, you will be:

  • Overseeing all the legal matters related to the securities services business of Asia Pacific
  • Providing transactional support to the business working alongside business and other governance functions
  • Working closely with other regional (Europe) and functional stakeholders (Legal, Documentation, Global Markets, Asset Management)
  • Supporting relevant parties in assisting with the enhancement of legal framework 

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a common law jurisdiction legal qualification
  • Be at least 6+ PQE in the financial markets capacity from an international financial institution
  • Be familiar with the securities services/custodian busines and ideally within the APAC market
  • Be a self starter and be able to communicate professionally with senior stakeholders

Interested candidates please share your updated CV with Venus IP at or call 2499 9796 for a confidential discussion.