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Lief Thassim

Lief Thassim

Deutsche Bank AG
Co-General Counsel, Asia Pacific
Hong Kong, CHN

Responsible for oversight of legal risk management for the Deutsche Bank Group across the Asia Pacific region.  Lief is jointly responsible for a legal team located in Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, Shanghai, Seoul, Mumbai and Manila. 

Lief is a member of Deutsche Bank's Global Legal Executive Committee, APAC Regional Executive Committee, Hong Kong Executive Committee, APAC Regional Risk Committee, APAC Incident Management Committee and APAC Reputation Risk Committee.

Lief joined Deutsche Bank in Australia in July 1997 and re-located with Deutsche Bank to Hong Kong in April 2006.

Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Lief worked with the Australian law firm, Mallesons Stephen Jaques, and with Legal & General.

Lief has over 24 years experience providing legal advice and counsel to commercial and investment banks, securities brokers and asset management firms over a wide range of capital markets, securities, corporate, regulatory and litigation matters.

Lief holds a BEc and LLB degree, together with an LLM from the University of Sydney, Australia.


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