Invest Hong Kong

Invest Hong Kong


Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK) is the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government Department responsible for Foreign Direct Investment.

InvestHK has set up a dedicated Fintech team in Hong Kong with correspondents located in London and San Francisco. It aims at attracting worldwide top innovative Fintech enterprises, start-up entrepreneurs, investors and other stakeholders to expand and scale their business in and through Hong Kong to the mainland China, Asia and beyond.

All services and support are confidential and free of charge.

Hong Kong is an ideal platform for Fintech companies. The city offers a world-class business environment, unmatched financial and operational support and excellent technical infrastructures to support innovation and business on a global scale.

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Click on the image above to view Hong Kong Fintech Ecosystem PDF.


Charles d’Haussy – Head of Fintech

Charles d’Haussy is Head of FinTech at Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK), the department of the Hong Kong SAR Government responsible for Foreign Direct Investment.

In 2016, InvestHK has set up a Fintech team to attract top innovative Fintech companies, entrepreneurs, investors, accelerators, R&D institutions from Mainland and overseas to supporting businesses to set up and expand in Hong Kong.

The Fintech team has dedicated correspondents in Hong Kong, London and Silicon Valley. They provide practical support and assistance on setting up offices, facilitating visa and banks accounts, regulators introductions, networking opportunities, guidance in government grants and funding.

Mr d’Haussy has 13 years’ experience in Hong Kong private sector, having setup his company and holding a number of management roles. Before joining InvestHK, Charles was head of sales and business development with a leading Hong Kong online broker and robo-adviser.

Mr d’Haussy held SFC licenses 1 & 4, studied in France at Rennes International Business school, as well as Sun Yat Sen University in Guangzhou, China.

He is certified on BlockChain business strategy from Be9 London, CPT Star bronze 2016 award with the HKSI and pursue trainings on machine learning and Artificial Intelligence.


Contact Details

T: +00 (852) 3107 1000


Thorsten Terweiden – Deputy-Head of Fintech

Mr Thorsten Terweiden is Deputy Head of Fintech and based at the London Office of Invest Hong Kong, the government department responsible for attracting and facilitating foreign direct investment into Hong Kong.

He joined Invest Hong Kong in July 2015 and was responsible for Financial Services and Innovation & Technology. In September 2016 he was appointed the European Fintech Lead for InvestHK, covering the EU as well as Israel Turkey and Russia.

Contact Details

T: +44 (0)207 290 8209