Hong Kong 2020
Ares is a newly qualified lawyer admitted in Hong Kong in 2020.
Ares earned his law degree (LL.B) from Manchester Metropolitan University and completed his PCLL at the City University in Hong Kong.
Ares has experience with a full spectrum of commercial and financial matters, including drafting and reviewing commercial contracts, corporate sales and purchase agreements, licenses for regulated activities, discloseable listed company transactions, initial public offering documentation, and assisting listed companies to answer queries from regulatory bodies.
Prior to embarking his career in law, Ares obtained a BSc in Bioinformatics (Dean’s List) at the University of Hong Kong and an MSc in Computer Science (Dean’s List) at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He subsequently joined a bulge bracket investment bank’s global graduate trainee program and has worked in the financial industry as a financial technologist and financial engineer.
His practical experience in the financial industry affords Ares a unique depth and perspective when handling matters relating to financial regulations, regulated activities and compliance of listed companies with listing rules.
Ares is fluent in English and Cantonese, and conversational in Mandarin.