Brent SnyderCEO at Competition Commission, Hong Kong
Mr Brent Snyder was appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Competition Commission (Commission) in September 2017.
Prior to joining the Commission, Mr Snyder served in the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice from 2003 until 2017, first as a Trial Attorney playing a key role in the Division’s criminal matters, and as Deputy Assistant Attorney General (DAAG) from 2013 until 2017. In his capacity as DAAG, Mr Snyder headed the criminal enforcement function overseeing enforcement, prosecutions, leniency and other policy work. Mr Snyder twice received the Attorney General's Award for Distinguished Service and was awarded an Antitrust Division Award of Distinction.
Prior to joining the government, Mr Snyder practiced law at Paul Hastings in Los Angeles and Perkins Coie in Seattle where he was a Partner.