Knowledge Highlights 19 February 2021

2020 was an extraordinary and unprecedented year. The Covid-19 crisis swept across the globe, transforming all facets of our lives. Terms such as “lockdown”, “quarantine” and “work-from-home” came to dominate headlines in Singapore and overseas. But all is not lost – there are signs of hope and reasons to be optimistic as we head into this new year.

This article by Allen & Gledhill Managing Partner Jerry Koh highlights 10 trends which he believes will shape 2021:

  1. The Road to Recovery
  2. The Digital Future is Here
  3. Reimagining the Office
  4. Bright Spots in the High-Value Manufacturing, Logistics and Data Centre Sectors
  5. A Rocky Road for the Hospitality and Tourism Sectors
  6. Retail and F&B Bounce Back
  7. IPOs and Fundraising
  8. M&As on the Rise
  9. Shareholder Activism
  10. Sustainability in Full Bloom

To read the article, please click here.

Further information

Allen & Gledhill has a Covid-19 Resource Centre on our website that contains knowhow and materials on legal and regulatory aspects of the Covid-19 crisis.

In addition, we have a cross-disciplinary Covid-19 Legal Task Force consisting of Partners across various practice areas to provide rapid assistance. Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us at