Brian McGinley

China Consulting, Forensics Leader, PwC Hong Kong

Brian McGinley is a partner in the Forensic Services practice with PwC Beijing.  He advises on fraud, corruption and commercial disputes matters.  Brian joined PwC United Kingdom in 1998, was in Hong Kong from 2003 and has been in Beijing since 2007.
Brian advises multinational companies on anti-corruption and fraud risk considerations in China.  He has advised on anticorruption risks and remedies in proposed acquisitions and investments.  His investigations experience includes investigations into alleged breaches of the United States Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, employee fraud, asset misappropriation and financial statement fraud investigations.  His commercial disputes expertise includes; loss of profits, breach of contract / warranty, business interruption claims, completion accounts, joint venture and valuations disputes.  Brian advises intellectual property owners on compliance with license and distributor agreements.
Brian has a focus on the pharmaceutical industry in China.  He also has significant experience with retail, automotive and technology industries, working for a range of corporate clients, regulators and government bodies throughout Europe, USA, Latin America and Asia.  Brian is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and a member of LIMA.