Anti-Corruption and the Rule of Law

Mission Statement

The mission of the Anti-Corruption and the Rule of Law ("Committee") of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association ("IPBA") is to lead the IPBA in studying the legal aspects of measures to deter corruption in the Asia Pacific region, in promoting ethical business practices, and in understanding and promoting the rule of law in the Asia Pacific region. Within that overall mission, the Committee intends to lead and assist the IPBA and its members in the following specific activities, among others:

  1. Learning about past and current national and international efforts to deter corruption, including, in particular, international anti-corruption conventions, inter-government and non-governmental organizations dedicated to deterring corruption, anti-bribery legislation, anti-money laundering legislation, conflicts of interest legislation, and whistleblowing legislation;
  2. Organizing continuing legal education seminars and similar programs for IPBA members and others at which such subjects are addressed;
  3. Identifying opportunities for Committee members to write articles for publication, speak at continuing legal education seminars and elsewhere, and otherwise participate in professional analysis and discussion of such subjects;
  4. Participating institutionally with other organizations that engage in the activities described in paragraphs 1, 2, and 3 above; and
  5. Understanding the rule of law and, where appropriate, promoting the rule of law, and assisting IPBA members in doing the same.

To view the CVs of the commitee leaders, please click on the images below.

Simone Nadelhofer Lim Koon Huan Susan Munro Susmit Pushkar Anne Durez Siva Kumar Kanagasabai




Simone Nadelhofer

Stampfenbachplatz 4/P.O. Box 212
Z├╝rich, CH, Switzerland

 +41 58 105 2100

Koon Huan Lim

50-8-1 Wisma Uoa Damansara,
50 Jalan Dungun
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia




Susmit Pushkar

Khaitan & Co
Ashoka Estate, 12th Floor, 24 Barakhamba Road
New Delhi, Delhi, India

 91 11 4151 5454
 91 11 4151 5318

Susan Munro

K&L Gates
44th Floor, Edinburgh Tower, The Landmark, 15 Queen's Road Central
Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

 +852 2230 3500

Anne Durez

Total SA
2 Place Jean Millier La Defense 6 
Paris La Defense, France, France

 33-6-07 11 26 90
 33-1-47 44 48 76

Siva Kumar Kanagasabai

Unit No. 50-8-1, 8th Floor, Wisma UOA Damansara, 50 Jalan Dungun Damansara Heights, 50490
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia

 60-3-2081 3734