Amy Ciolek

Herbert Smith Freehills

Senior Associate

Amy Ciolek is a Senior Associate in Financial Services Regulation and Compliance law, with clients ranging from major banks, foreign financial service businesses, and fintech. Amy assists financial services clients with local and cross border privacy legislation, AML CTF, regulatory aspects of digital transformation and product design, and traditional legal compliance.  Prior to joining private practise, Amy had extensive experience in tech innovation across large organisations.

Event Sessions Featuring Amy Ciolek


Digital Mortgage Lending - Tech Enabling the Mortgage Process

AltFi Australasia Summit 2018 - 16th April 2018

  • Ciolek said regulators have been concerned about automation and digitising. 42 days is the average application process and its getting longer.

  • Baum noted that his company uses 22 different technologies and put them together to achieve our end to end process.

  • Hatherley noted how new technology in homechain and regchain was helping redesign end to end home loans using blockchain. “Its for organisations trying to future proof. No-one wanted to do it first so we did it.”

  • Turner said consumers will act in their own self-interest if you give them the information. We’re trying to get rid of the information advantages that banks and brokers have had.


What is the Future of Open Data?

AltFi Australasia Summit 2017 - 27th February 2017

Articles Featuring Amy Ciolek