Dario Acconci

Managing Director SEA, Hawksford

Dario is the Managing Director for Southeast Asia at Hawksford whilst managing a strategic portfolio of clients in China and Hong Kong.

He started his career in Hong Kong in 2003 working for an international law firm and developed a deep experience in assisting foreign investments into China, Hong Kong and South East Asia advising clients in connection to various aspects ranging from corporate, commercial to labour law.

He has built a practice of multinational clients and a strong reputation of adviser to the board of several fashion and luxury brands.

    1.15 pm AEDT

    Day 3 [APAC]

    Future-Proof Your Business: Scale and Hire Globally and Compliantly

    Recent advancements in remote work present a window for growth. But failing to understand how to expand compliantly and the risks involved could be harmful. International hiring creates new filings, activities, and procedures for your legal and finance teams that requires country-specific counsel, potentially slowing growth.  

    Are you compliantly hiring global talent? Can you avoid legal pitfalls and abide by employment and tax regulations? Do you know the latest immigration policies to aid relocating employees? 


    You will learn:  

    • How to identify the best time to scale and which markets to enter first  
    • The biggest challenges – financial, legal, administrative – you face when growing internationally 
    • Solutions available to pursue international growth quickly, without bypassing compliance