Head of Global Corporate Crime & Investigations Practice, Herbert Smith Freehills (Hong Kong)
Kyle Wombolt has over 20 years' experience in Asia and has led investigations and compliance projects in more than 40 countries worldwide. He focuses on multi-jurisdictional anti-corruption, regulatory, fraud and accounting investigations, as well as trade and sanctions issues involving multinational and major regional corporates. He has extensive experience in dealing with government agencies and regulators in Asia, Europe, Australia and the US. Kyle also advises and lectures on anti-money laundering and cyber security.
Kyle advises on implementing anti-corruption compliance programmes for a broad range of clients, including investment banks and other financial institutions and multinational companies. He regularly advises clients on corruption risks associated with a wide range of transactions, including IPOs, mergers and acquisitions and joint venture relationships.
Kyle is admitted in Hong Kong, California and New York and is a registered foreign lawyer in England and Wales. He speaks English and is conversational in Mandarin.