Zein El Hassan leads the financial services risk advisory team at Norton Rose Fulbright Australia. He has over 25 years’ experience advising on all aspects of financial services and markets regulation, including superannuation, insurance, wealth management and consumer credit licensing as well as payment systems.
Zein is experienced in advising FinTech generally, including on the application of new technology for the distribution of financial products and services, digital advice and tech-led consumer engagement strategies.
Zein has acted on over 20 regulatory remediations across the full spectrum of the financial services industry. He has a proven track record in the efficient execution of remediation projects, and is perceived by clients and regulators alike as a safe pair of hands.
He has advised on the licensing and corporate governance structures of many of Australia’s leading financial institutions and trustee businesses, with a particular focus on governance, risk and compliance arrangements and the review of control effectiveness.
Blockchain is set to be a major disruptive technology in the financial services sector. Risk & Regulation continues to be the #1 concern of all in-house counsel..
October 27, 2016
After much anticipation, Treasurer Scott Morrison today handed down his first Federal Budget..
May 03, 2016
Government’s response to Financial System Inquiry.
October 20, 2015
Sydney partner Zein El Hassan writes on the future of financial services for the AMP Amplify series..
June 22, 2015
Innovation and disruption are coming to dominate financial services..
June 15, 2015