APAC Counsel, Global Private Equity Fund

Job Title: APAC Counsel, Global Private Equity Fund
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Salary: Competitive Package
Reference: YSW106782_1522314838
Contact Name: Minal Vagal
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 29, 2018 17:14

Job Description

Reporting to the APAC GC, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Provide legal advice and support for investment activities in APAC
  • Partner with the investment team and external legal counsel (where relevant) to ensure interests of the fund are protected
  • Negotiate and draft transactional documents
  • Work with investment team to develop investment structures that optimize returns whilst managing legal risks and execute transactions
  • Manage and coordinate external legal counsel (where relevant)
  • Analyze legal issues for their impact on investments, investment strategies and relevant regulatory implications

You should be 5- 10 years PQE from a top law school and have demonstrated success in managing complex M&A transactions in the region. You should have a strong understanding of securities, corporate and commercial law. Experience in insolvency and restructuring is desirable as well. Effective written and verbal communication skills as well as ability to be solution oriented are key to success in this role. This role will involve extensive travel in the APAC region

Singapore Employment Agency Licence No: 16S8069

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