Mr Dawes is a Non-Executive Director of the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC). A Senior Counsel practicing from Temple Chambers in Hong Kong, Mr Dawes is a commercial litigator specialising in banking, company and securities laws.
Mr Dawes has been appointed as a deputy judge of the High Court since 2017. He is also an arbitrator, a member of the Proceedings Committee of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and a member of the Advisory Body appointed under Part 10A of the Arbitration Ordinance. In addition, he is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ Disciplinary Panel.
Mr Dawes sits on the SFC's Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee, Nominations Committee, the SFC (HKEC Listing) Appeals Committee and Disciplinary Chair Committee. Mr Dawes is also the Chairman of the Investor and Financial Education Council.
Last update: 16 Nov 2021