Name Karen Law

Designation   Head of Legal and Corporate Governance

Company     TNG Fintech Group

Country    Hong Kong

Karen currently serves as the head of legal and corporate governance for TNG FinTech Group, the regulated FinTech industry pioneer and unicorn based in Hong Kong. TNG has been the only financial service enabler for the over 1.2 billion unbanked population in Asia through its various e-wallets and e-money platforms, currently covers Hong Kong and over 160 overseas countries, providing a variety of cross-country and cross-platform financial services. TNG is also a front runner in innovation and incubation, aiming to provide one-stop financial services.

Karen was the Vice President, Strategy and Legal Department, of Lan Kwai Fong Group (“LKF”). LKF is an entertainment-based property development and management conglomerate having recently diversified from its property business into new businesses including entertainment, film, media and technology businesses in Asia and the US. She led both legal and media departments focusing on content creation, development, integration, licensing, production and distribution of contents including movies, TV drama, games, stage performance and events.

 

Before joining LKF, Karen was the Chief Executive Officer, Greater China, and General Counsel of Digital Domain Holdings Limited from 2015-2016, a Hong Kong listed investment holding company with media, entertainment and technology businesses spanning the Greater China region and the US.

 

Karen also led the IP and technology legal team in Alibaba Group for about 7 years, supervising all IP and technology matters worldwide including transactions, regulatory, compliance, trademarks, copyrights, domain names, data and technology. Karen has over 18 years’ experience in managing and handling intellectual property and technology related matters globally. She also served as board and sub-committee members in IP associations such as the INTA, CTA and ICANN. She is also an arbitrator of HKIAC and ADNDRC focusing on domain name dispute resolution.

 

Karen was the winner of Managing IP in house award and Asia Women in Business Law Awards, and her team was awarded as the best China and Asia Pacific IP in house team by various associations including World Trademark Review, Intellectual Asset Management, in 2014 and 2015.

 

Karen is a qualified solicitor in Hong Kong and a holder of the Master of Laws and Bachelor of Laws degrees from the University of Hong Kong.