Manuel Macasaet
Manuel Macasaet
Director, Legislative Counsel

Manuel Macasaet joined the QFC Regulatory Authority in 2007 from the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing in the Attorney-General’s Department of the Commonwealth of Australia. As senior drafter, Mr Macasaet worked on varied regulations dealing with commercial transactions, maritime law, civil aviation, immigration, taxation, pensions, diplomatic immunities, consular privileges, health and

social welfare. He enjoys the specialist drafting in banking, insurance, asset management and AML/CFT required of him in the QFC Regulatory Authority.

Mr Macasaet holds undergraduate degrees in business and law from the Philippines and Australia and a Master of Laws from New York University School of Law.