>>> Charles van Staden

Hogan Lovells

Exchange Control Consultant at Hogan Lovells (South Africa) Inc.

Charles van Staden handles all aspects of exchange control and has substantial experience in handling exchange control matters in the context of project managing large transactions from solution to implementation.

All foreign exchange transactions are still subject to comprehensive exchange control regulations and Charles guides and assists clients to comply with these regulations. This includes assisting clients in regularising their exchange control affairs, submitting applications to the Financial Surveillance Department on behalf of high net worth clients, or obtaining exchange control permission for companies to invest in other jurisdictions. He also sometimes acts as an exchange control expert witness in court.

Charles is a member of the Institute of Bankers in South Africa and the Audit Committee of the University of Johannesburg.