Mr. Lawrence Y. W. Wong, PMSM
Lawrence brings with him an extensive insight and invaluable experience from his venerable 30 years of police work in criminal investigation, both at frontline operational and policy levels. During his career he has served in District and Regional Crime Units, Anti-triad Unit, Organized Crime and Triad Bureau, Technology Crime Division as well as Commercial Crime Bureau.
After secondment to INTERPOL headquarters at Lyon and attachment to the Crime Wing, he was promoted to Chief Superintendent and assigned as Head of the Commercial Crime Bureau where he led a 570-strong unit which investigated serious and complicated financial crimes, advanced cyber crimes, counterfeit currency and payment cards.
During his tenure, Lawrence assisted in the establishment of the Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau and set up 2 groundbreaking frameworks of the Force:
1. Fraud and Money Laundering Intelligence Taskforce (FMLIT) connecting the Force with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and the banks
2. Anti-deception Coordination Centre (ADCC) which promotes community awareness and coordinates force-wide investigation support to deter a wide range of varied and complex scams
As a Managing Director, Lawrence’s eminent leadership and in-depth expertise will bring the firm’s practice in asset recovery and forensic investigation, involving complex commercial frauds and risk management consultancy, to the next level.