Kher Sheng Lee

Managing Director, Co-Head of APAC and Deputy Global Head of Government Affairs

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Mr. Lee is Managing Director, Co-Head of APAC and Deputy Global Head of Government Affairs with AIMA.

In his role, he works closely together with Michael Bugel (his Co-Head of APAC) to shape and deliver AIMA’s strategy for the APAC region. In addition, he leads AIMA’s policy and regulatory initiatives in the region and also operates as a senior ambassador for AIMA and the industry it represents. He is commended by the Financial Times in the FT Asia-Pacific Innovative Lawyers 2015 (only in-house counsel flying solo to be recognised and win a place in the rankings) where the FT noted he "has played an important role developing asset management standards in Hong Kong". He is named to the Corporate Counsel 100: Asia Pacific 2014 by the global legal rankings publication Legal 500 which identifies "an array of the most influential and innovative in-house lawyers in Asia".

Mr. Lee received his LL.B (Hons) degree from the National University of Singapore law school, and is admitted to practise law in Singapore (Advocate & Solicitor), Hong Kong (Solicitor) and England & Wales (Solicitor-Advocate with full rights of audience in all criminal and civil proceedings in the higher courts).  He is appointed a Hong Kong Notary Public by the Chief Judge of the High Court of Hong Kong.  He is also a Member of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb). Kher Sheng has lived and worked in Singapore, London and Hong Kong. He is a CFA and CAIA charter holder.