Ryan advises on a wide variety of corporate and commercial matters with a focus on mergers and acquisitions and capital markets transactions as well as investment funds.
His legal experience includes advising on mergers and acquisitions, sale and purchase of shares and business transfers, as well as joint ventures. Ryan has substantial experience advising clients on Singapore and international initial public offerings of corporations, including secondary equity and debt fund raisings by such entities. Ryan has also acted for fund managers of private equity funds, hedge funds and venture capital funds as well family offices and assisted with the setting up of funds structures including the variable capital companies. In addition, Ryan regularly advises investors who are interested in starting a business and living in Singapore on the Global Investment Programme.
His clients include listed and private companies, investment banks, corporate finance firms, asset management firms, fund managers and high net worth individuals.
Ryan commenced legal practice in 2008. He started his career as a corporate lawyer at a leading Singapore law firm known for its corporate finance expertise before practising corporate law at a Magic Circle international law firm in Singapore. Prior to joining the firm as a Director, he was head legal of a multinational company listed on the London and Dublin stock exchanges, overseeing the mergers and acquisitions transactions in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa.
- Advocate and Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore (2008)
- Postgraduate Practical Law Course, Board of Legal Education, Singapore (2007)
- Bachelor of Laws from National University of Singapore, Singapore