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Head, Legal & Corporate Governance

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Our client, a leader in the technology industry, is on the hunt for an extraordinary Head, Legal & Corporate Governance to join their astounding leadership team. This is your chance to navigate the complex legal terrain of the tech sector, provide strategic guidance, and mitigate risks.

What You’ll Do:

As the Head, Legal & Corporate Governance, you will be instrumental in shaping our client's future. You will steer through the complex legal landscape of the tech sector, ensuring compliance while mitigating risks. Your deep-rooted expertise in corporate/commercial law will be crucial as you offer strategic advice on issues such as iregulatory compliance & corporate governance. You will also manage high-stakes contracts and agreements while resolving intricate legal disputes. Your leadership skills will be put to good use as you guide a team of professionals towards achieving shared goals.

  • Offer expert legal counsel to the executive team on matters including corporate governance, mergers & acquisitions, intellectual property, regulatory compliance, and risk management.
  • Ensure strict adherence to local and international laws, regulations, and industry standards.
  • Draft, scrutinize, and negotiate high-stakes contracts and agreements.
  • Handle and resolve intricate legal disputes and litigation.
  • Formulate and implement robust legal policies and procedures.
  • Lead and nurture the legal team while promoting a culture of excellence and collaboration.
  • Work closely with internal and external stakeholders to offer legal insights that bolster strategic business objectives.

What You Bring:

The perfect fit for this Head, Legal & Corporate Governance position brings extensive experience in law along with strong leadership skills. With at least 15 years of experience under your belt, you have honed your expertise in corporate law, data privacy regulations, and other technology-related legal issues. Your ability to lead high-performing teams is proven by your past experiences. Your analytical abilities, negotiation skills, and strategic mindset will be key in providing pragmatic legal solutions.

  • Bachelor of Laws degree from a top-tier/reputable university.
  • At least 15 years of rich legal experience with a minimum of 5 years in a senior leadership role within the technology sector.
  • In-depth understanding of corporate law, intellectual property, data privacy, regulatory compliance, and technology-related legal issues.
  • Proven success in leading high-performing legal teams in a dynamic environment.
  • Exceptional analytical prowess, negotiation acumen, and communication skills coupled with a strategic mindset.

What Sets This Company Apart:

Our client is a forward-thinking company that values innovation and embraces new technologies. They offer opportunities for professional development and career advancement in a rapidly growing company. You will work with a team of passionate, diverse, and talented professionals who are committed to excellence. The company offers an attractive compensation package, performance-based bonuses, and comprehensive benefits. They also promote a supportive work-life balance culture with flexible working arrangements.

What's Next:

Eager to elevate your legal career? Apply now!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal & Corporate Secretarial

Focus: Commercial Law

Industry: Legal

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Director

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: 0VHEOJ-E928671B

Date posted: 18 June 2024

Consultant: Lindy Ho

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