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Mr. Henry YU

Principal Partner, L&Y Law Office

Mr. Yu Pui Hang is the founder and principal partner of L & Y Law Office and Henry Yu & Associates. His areas of expertise include blockchain, commercial law, corporate and commercial transactions and foreign and cross-border investments, and has qualified as a Certified Financial Technologist (CFT). Apart from his admission in Hong Kong and England and Wales, Mr. Yu has also been admitted as a solicitor of Greater Bay Area, People’s Republic of China. Prior to that, Mr. Yu worked as Executive Director & Deputy Head of Legal Counsel of ICBC International Holdings Limited, which is the investment banking arm of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Stock Code: 1398), one of the largest banks in the world.

Mr. Yu is a member of the Innotech Committee (formerly known the Technology Committee) and the Practice Management Committee of the Law Society of Hong Kong, and has also been appointed as the Hon. Legal Advisor to the Hong Kong Federation Invention and Innovation (HKFii), Hon. Legal Advisor to the Hong Kong International Blockchain & Financial Association (HKIBFA), Hon. Legal Advisor to the Institute of Financial Technologies of Asia (IFTA), Hon. Legal Advisor to the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong, Hon. Legal Advisor to the Hong Kong International Family Office Association and Committee Member of the Hong Kong NFT Association. Furthermore, Henry Yu & Associates, co-founded by him, also serves as the Secretary-General of the Hong Kong Licensed Virtual Asset Association (HKLVAA). Mr. Yu has also been appointed as Executive Principal of China Commercial Blockchain Legal Institute and the committee member of TechFin (GHM Greater Bay Area) Association. Mr. Yu was awarded the “China Commercial 2019 Outstanding Contribution Award”. From time to time, Mr. Yu represents the blockchain Community at meetings with the
Legislative Council Members, the HKMA and the FTSB.