Chief Legal Officer
Stelios is Chief Legal Officer at Diginex based in Hong Kong, where he heads the legal function. Previously, he was General Counsel and a member of the management team of Lazada Malaysia (Alibaba Group’s South-East Asian e-commerce platform), Lazada Express (Alibaba Group’s logistics operations division) and helloPay, which is now part of Ant Financial. Prior to this, he was the Head of Legal and Compliance at British American Tobacco Japan in Tokyo. He has also worked at Alstom, Xgemina, the Commission of the European Union (External Trade) and at several leading law firms in Europe, the US and Japan. He was admitted as a Solicitor at the Superior Courts of England and Wales, was admitted at the Brussels bar, and holds an LLM from King’s College, University of London.