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Sandra Wu

Sandra is a Founding Partner at Origin X Capital, a leading consultancy firm headquartered in Hong Kong with offices in the Netherlands. It specializes in navigating business, legal, regulatory and compliance issues for multinationals and startups in financial technology. She has 12+ years of experience working for Wall Street law firms in Hong Kong and Sydney, like Weil Gotshal, Kirkland &; Ellis and Skadden Arps, as a Corporate M&A, private equity fund formation, and securities lawyer. Sandra’s combined knowledge of the legal complexities governing Asia-Pacific’s financial markets, and the growing digital assets market, lend her a unique perspective on the future of blockchain development and the regulation of cryptocurrencies in Asia.

November 2019

Forkast.Focus | HKFinTechWeek: SFC Aims to Regulate Digital Asset Trading Platforms

Speaking from the main stage of Hong Kong FinTech Week, Securities Futures Commission (“SFC”) CEO Ashley Alder said the SFC will publish a new regulatory framework that would allow it to regulate virtual asset trading platforms. In a highly anticipated keynote speech at Asia’s largest global financial technology conference, Alder noted the new regulations will […]