We seek to hire a legal director for Alibaba’s investment legal team who will support Alibaba group’s investments in mainland China, HK and other offshore jurisdictions, with a focus on investments related to HK-listed companies.
The attorney will be based in Hong Kong. The key areas and requirements that we are looking for are those listed below : Provide advice to investment teams on legal aspects of investment projects and strategies.
Cooperate with other legal teams (business, compliance etc.) to manage the overall legal risks of investment projects. Research relevant laws and regulations in foreign jurisdictions and manage outside counsel.
Negotiate, draft, and review investment-related agreements. Develop in-house legal tools and policies, and conduct trainings to business units.
HK qualified and solid knowledge of the Hong Kong Listing Rules and the Takeover Code; 10+ years of post-qualification experience at a leading law firm and / or corporation.
In-house experience is welcome, but not mandatory. Experience with e-commerce, and / or cross-border transactions preferred.
English and Mandarin language proficiency is essential (i.e. ability to hold business meetings in Mandarin, and reading and writing in Chinese).
Highly-motivated and able to work independently and under pressure. Sincere interest in technology, innovation and business.
Strong commercial sense with solid foundation in legal training. High integrity and desire to collaborate with others. Open to frequent mainland China and / or international travel.
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