Nizam Ismail

Nizam Ismail is the head of Regulatory Sub-Committee in ACCESS Singapore and als a Partner and Head of the Financial Services Practice of RHTLaw Taylor Wessing in Singapore.

He is also Co-Founder of RHT Compliance Solutions, a dedicated regulatory compliance consultancy based in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia.

Nizam has regulatory experience as Deputy Director and Head of the Market Conduct Policy Division of the Monetary Authority of Singapore. He also established a background in compliance as Head of Compliance for Southeast Asia at Lehman Brothers and Morgan Stanley. In terms of his legal experience, Nizam was previously aa Deputy Public Prosecutor/State Counsel at the Commercial Affairs Department and Senior Legal Counsel at Citigroup.

He draws upon his vast experiences in those various fields to help FinTech, cryptocurrency and blockchain companies as well as financial institutions in Southeast Asia with various legal and regulatory compliance issues, and to also design practical and risk-focused compliance programs.