Karl Pilny




Dr Karl Pilny is a known investment and Asia expert. He has many books published such as “The Asian Century”, “Investment Guide Asia”, and “Asia the Great Energy Game”. Dr Karl Pilny is Managing Partner of asia-21 for more than 10 years. He was Managing Partner of Travers Smith and Coudert Brothers in Germany.

For more than twenty years, Dr Pilny offers advices about China, Japan, Korea and India. He is an experienced international business lawyer with vast experience in structuring and executing international projects, particularly in Asia. He initiates capital market investment funds and advises on asset allocation and fund management. Dr Pilny is investing in numerous start-ups, in which he takes an active advisory role. He lectured German Law at the Universities of Kyoto and Osaka, was a Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for International Intellectual Property Law in Munich.