Deputy General Legal Counsel
Mike is a commercial lawyer and Deputy General Legal Counsel at SGDCC, where he works hand-in-hand with the general legal counsel on all legal matters pertaining to the organisation. Playing a supporting role to the general legal counsel, he provides legal advise on compliance, investment & finance, M&A and blockchain among other aspects of law.
Mike started out as an Associate in the Corporate Advisory team, and the Blockchain, Cryptocurrency & Initial Coin Offerings (BCI) team at CNP Law. His main areas of practice included corporate advisory, M&A and general commercial law. Since then, he has gained in-depth experience on advising technology start-ups and venture capital firms on fundraising, compliance and regulatory issues, company formation and commercial agreements.
More recently, Mike has branched out into providing clients with advisory on legal issues and regulatory developments in relation to cryptocurrency, online and mobile payments, blockchain applications and ICOs (initial coin offerings). Prior to becoming a commercial lawyer, Mike owned and built business ventures in coworking space and online finance in Singapore and Southeast Asia.