Ms. Pauline LI

General Manager, Grashield Consulting Services

Pauline Li’s career spanned across private practice as a solicitor in Hong Kong, working as Senior Counsel and Acting Senior Assistant Law Draftsman at the Department of Justice of the Hong Kong Government, then in the legal and compliance function in the banking industry.

Since she left Standard Chartered Bank as Asia-Pacific Head of Legal & Compliance in 2005, Pauline started her own consultancy firm, Grashield Consulting Services. Major services provided to date include:
  • Training for numerous banks and industry associations in Hong Kong and China on legal, compliance and anti-money laundering issues
  • Legal & Compliance Consultant in Standard Chartered Bank’s local incorporation project in mainland China
  • Author, moderator and examiner of various training programs offered by the HK Institute of Bankers
  • “Diploma in Compliance for Financial Services” program offered by the Caritas Institute of Higher Education: Lecturer for the module on Law & Regulation
  • Author of the modules on the HK regulatory framework in the “Certificate in Compliance” programme offered by the UK-based International Compliance Association

Pauline also taught Banking Law as Adjunct Professor at the University of Hong Kong from 2007 to 2019, and at Shue Yan University from 2020 to 2021.