Paul Weiss MP now Airwallex GC

Paul Weiss

Jeanette Chan has joined Airwallex as chief compliance officer and general counsel. Prior to Airwallex, Jeanette was the managing partner of the China practice at Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison, and head of the firm’s Asia communications and technology practice.

Airwallex is a fintech company focusing on cross-border payments and backed by Tencent, Sequoia China and other investors, with a valuation of more than US$1 billion.

Jack Zhang, co-founder and CEO of Airwallex said: “We are thrilled to have Jeanette join Airwallex to support our global expansion. She brings a wealth of experience and proven track record of excellence in financial and legal circles.”