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Distinguished Lecture Series | Consolidate Hong Kong’s Position as International Finance Center
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Organizers

Shenzhen Finance Institute

School of Management and Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

Guest Profile


Laurence Li

Chairman of the Financial Services Development Council

Senior Counsel

Justice of the Peace, Hong Kong

Judge, Regulatory Tribunal, Qatar Financial Centre, Doha, Qatar

Fellow, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Honorary Fellow, Asian Institute of International Financial Law (AIIFL), University of Hong Kong

Senior Fellow, Centre for Financial Regulation and Economic Development (CFRED), The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Mr. Laurence Li is a practicing barrister. He focuses on banking, commercial, company, and securities law. Prior to being called to the Hong Kong Bar, he served in several positions within the Securities and Futures Commission in Hong Kong and, before that, worked in a law firm in New York. 

Mr. Laurence Li is the Chairman of the Financial Services Development Council (FSDC). The FSDC is an advisory body to the HKSAR Government on all matters relating to the development of Hong Kong as an international financial center. It engages the industry in formulating proposals to promote the further development of the financial services industry of Hong Kong and to map out the strategic direction for the development. 

Lecture Topic

Consolidate Hong Kong’s Position as International Finance Center: Grounding in the Mainland, Linking the World and Serving the Nation