Clifford Chance has appointed banking and finance partner Dauwood Malik as managing partner of the firm’s Hong Kong’s office.
Malik specializes in debt finance, including corporate credit, infrastructure financing, real estate development and investment financing. He has also served on the firm’s global partnership council, and as knowledge partner for Asia-Pacific.
Malik joined the firm in 2007 in Hong Kong, and became a partner in 2011. He is admitted as a solicitor in England, Wales and Hong Kong, and has also worked in London, Tokyo and Singapore.
“We are delighted to welcome Dauwood to our Asia-Pacific management team,” said regional managing partner Connie Heng. “He brings a wealth of experience to the role, having been such an active partner of the firm, and a new voice to our dynamic and diverse leadership team.”