Andrew is a Partner, and previously Co-Head, of the Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions Department at Allen & Gledhill. He has advised clients on numerous market-leading corporate and merger and acquisition transactions. He also advises clients on corporate governance, regulatory and compliance matters. His clients include MNCs, listed and non-listed companies, financial institutions and private equity firms.
Andrew was called to the Singapore Bar in 1986. He was an Associate with the Firm in 1988/89 before spending time as an investment banker. He rejoined the Firm in 1993 as a Partner.
Andrew serves as a Trustee on the Board of Trustees of the National University of Singapore. He currently is a director of Singapore Press Holdings Limited, Jurong Engineering Limited and Singex Holdings Pte Ltd. He is also a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Directors, and a member of the National University of Singapore Law Advisory Council.
He is consistently recognised for his leading expertise in various publications including Chambers Global, Chambers Asia-Pacific, IFLR1000, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, Best Lawyers and Who’s Who Legal. In Chambers Asia-Pacific, Andrew has been described as having “a wealth of experience on major joint ventures, schemes of arrangement, capital reductions and restructuring deals” and praised by clients as being “one of the best M&A lawyers in Singapore”. In The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, Andrew is noted as a “brilliant lawyer”, “technically very competent”, “easy to deal with” and a “top-rated dealmaker”. In Who’s Who Legal, Andrew is “widely recognised across the Asia-Pacific region for his top-tier corporate practice, which spans M&A and corporate transactions as well as governance issues”.