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Fintech Fireside with Henri Arslanian - Global Crypto:
ICOs, Crypto Funds and Crypto Desks [Complete]
Event Code: 180601G1
Date 01-Jun-2018
Time 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Venue 14/F, BOC Group Life Assurance Tower, 136 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong
Speaker(s) Mr. Henri Arslanian
PwC FinTech & Crypto Lead, Asia
Adjunct Associate Professor, The University of Hong Kong
Chairman, Fintech Association of Hong Kong
Fee HKSFA Member(s) at HK$150.0/person
CFA Candidate(s) at HK$150.0/person
Guest(s) and Non-member(s) at HK$300.0/person
This seminar is qualified for 0 CPT hour(s), 0 CE hour(s), 0 RBV CPD hour(s)
  • Snacks and soft drinks will be provided. 
  • Only Visa and Master Card are accepted for online payment.
  • This gathering is not qualified for any CPT hours.
  • Language: English

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We are pleased to welcome Mr. Henri Arslanian, PwC’s FinTech & Crypto Lead for Asia and Chairman of the FinTech Association of Hong Kong to discuss with our audience some of the latest global crypto trends that you need to know.  Here are the topics to be covered:
- Latest ICO trends inc. utility tokens, asset-backed tokens and security tokens
- Latest crypto funds trends inc. regulatory and tax considerations
- Latest crypto desk trends inc. challenges and opportunities 
- Macro trends, risks and opportunities in the global crypto space you need to know
About the Speaker

Mr. Henri Arslanian
PwC FinTech & Crypto Lead, Asia
Adjunct Associate Professor, The University of Hong Kong
Chairman, FinTech Association of Hong Kong
Mr. Henri Arslanian is the PwC FinTech & Crypto Leader for Asia, the Chairman of the FinTech Association of Hong Kong and an Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Hong Kong where he teaches the first FinTech university course in Asia.
Before joining PwC, Henri was with a FinTech start-up and previously spent many years with UBS Investment Bank in Hong Kong. Henri started his career as a financial markets and funds lawyer in Canada and Hong Kong. 
With over 400,000 LinkedIn followers, Henri has been awarded many industry and academic awards over the years from being regularly named one of the Most Influential Individuals in FinTech in Asia to being awarded the Governor General of Canada Gold Medal for Academic Excellence. 

Henri was also recognized as one of the Global 2017 LinkedIn Top Voices in Economy & Finance and is regularly featured in global media including Bloomberg, CNBC, CNN, The Wall Street Journal and the Financial Times. 
Henri is also a TEDx speaker, a published author, and currently sits on several finance, academic, government, civil society, and FinTech related boards and advisory boards globally including the Hong Kong regulator’s SFC FinTech Advisory Group, the Hong Kong government’s FSDC Fintech working group, the ASIFMA FinTech and Crypto committees and the International RegTech Association’s board.
Henri speaks five languages including English, French, Armenian, Spanish and Mandarin Chinese.
He holds a Masters in Chinese Law from Tsinghua University; a joint Global Executive MBA from Columbia Business School, London Business School, and Hong Kong University; a Masters in Transnational Law from the University of Sherbrooke; and a Bachelor of Law from the University of Montreal (Dean’s List of Excellence).