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Bonnie Y Chan is a Hong Kong-based attorney and exchange executive who is the head of listing for [[Hong Kong Exchange and Clearing Limited]] ([[HKEX]]). She is responsible for supervising the listing process of equity, debt and structured products and the ongoing compliance of over 2500 listed issuers on the exchange. She replaced [[David Graham]], who retired in 2019.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.hkex.com.hk/News/News-Release/2020/200716news?sc_lang=en|name=HKEX ANNOUNCES SENIOR LISTING DIVISION APPOINTMENTS|org=HKEX|date=November 22, 2021}}</ref>https://www.scmp.com/author/bonnie-y-chan
Bonnie Y Chan is a Hong Kong-based attorney and exchange executive who is the head of listing for [[Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited]] ([[HKEX]]). She is responsible for supervising the listing process of equity, debt and structured products and the ongoing compliance of over 2500 listed issuers on the exchange. She replaced [[David Graham]], who retired in 2019.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.hkex.com.hk/News/News-Release/2020/200716news?sc_lang=en|name=HKEX ANNOUNCES SENIOR LISTING DIVISION APPOINTMENTS|org=HKEX|date=November 22, 2021}}</ref>https://www.scmp.com/author/bonnie-y-chan


Chan is a member of the Hong Kong Exchange Group's management committee.
Chan is a member of the Hong Kong Exchange Group's management committee.
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== Background ==
== Background ==


Chan began her career in financial services after starting her career in private legal practice. She was a partner at [[Davis & Polk]] from 2010 to 2019.<ref>E{{cite web|url=https://www.hkexgroup.com/About-HKEX/Organisation/Management/Members-of-the-Management-Committee/Bonnie-Y-CHAN?sc_lang=en|Bonnie Y Chan|org=HKEK|date=November 22, 2021}}</ref>
Chan began her career private legal practice in 1993 with Deacons, a Hong Kong law firm.  


Before joining Davis & Polk, Chan was head of IPO of the Listing Division at [[HKEX]] from 2007 to 2010.
She later moved to the law firm of Sullivan & Cromwell, where she practiced law both in Hong Kong and New York.
 
During the summer of 2000, Chan joined an investment bank. However, he timing was poor as the dot-com bubble bursting made investment banking deals scarce. She spent some time in Taiwan, where there was more activity. When SARS hit the Asia-Pacific region, Chan returned to the legal practice and became an in-house counsel at Morgan Stanley, where she worked for about three years.
 
Chan in 2007 joined HKEX as head of IPO of the Listing Division and was there until 2010.
 
She was a partner at [[Davis, Polk]] from 2010 to 2019.<ref>E{{cite web|url=https://www.hkexgroup.com/About-HKEX/Organisation/Management/Members-of-the-Management-Committee/Bonnie-Y-CHAN?sc_lang=en|Bonnie Y Chan|org=HKEK|date=November 22, 2021}}</ref>
 
While at Davis & Polk & Wardwell, she opened the Hong Kong office, which had about 30 lawyers at the beginning. When she left, there were about 100 lawyers in the Hong Kong Davis, Polk & Wardwell  office.
 
In 2020, she was asked to return to HKEX as head of listing.  


She serves on serves on the Standing Committee on Company Law Reform as an ex-officio member. She is also on the board of Inland Revenue of the Government of the HKSAR.
She serves on serves on the Standing Committee on Company Law Reform as an ex-officio member. She is also on the board of Inland Revenue of the Government of the HKSAR.
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[[Category:Lawyers]]
[[Category:Lawyers]]
[[Category:Davis & Polk - Former Employees]]
[[Category:Davis, Polk & Wardwell - Former Employees]]
[[Category:Sullivan & Cromwell - Former Employees]]
[[Category:Morgan Stanley - Former Employees]]
[[Category:Exchange Executives]]
[[Category:Exchange Executives]]

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