Glenn’s area of practice encompasses debt capital markets and regulatory capital.
He has advised both issuers and managers on tapping the capital markets, including corporate hybrids, short-term paper and medium term notes, and raising of regulatory capital, in the form of preference shares and debt securities, for banks and insurers situated in Singapore, Asia and Europe. He also has high yield experience, and acts on a range of liability management exercises. Glenn is recognised as a “Rising Star” in the 2018 edition of IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate for his work in the area of debt capital markets.

Glenn graduated from King's College London with an LLB (Hons) degree in 2000 and was called to the Singapore Bar in 2002. He is also a non-practising solicitor of England and Wales, having been admitted to the Roll of Solicitors of England and Wales in 2006.

Prior to rejoining the Firm in 2008, Glenn worked in London with a magic circle law firm. 

Work Highlights

  • Acted for DBS on its issue of US$500 million Floating Rate Green Bonds due 2022, the first green bond issuance by a financial institution in Singapore. 
  • Acted for Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation on its issue of S$500 million 3.80 per cent. non-cumulative non-convertible perpetual capital securities, its debut Basel 3 compliant Additional Tier 1 capital transaction.
  • Acted on various bond issuances and securities programme establishments by various corporates including The Bank of East Asia, Singapore Branch, Golden Agri-Resources, Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust, Mapletree Investments, PT Medco Energi Internasional Tbk and Precious Shipping Public Company Limited.