Why walk when you can run? Stefanie is an adrenaline junkie who takes guilty pleasure in the punishing timelines of the M&A world, both a tough opponent across the boardroom table as well as deeply invested in each client relationship. And why can't a woman have it all and do it all? Stefanie's never-say-die attitude lives beyond the firm, and has her throwing herself into various charitable causes ranging from hospice to providing free cleft surgery for needy children in the region, and encompasses support for low vision youth.
Significant AccomplishmentsUSD1.58 billion merger of SGX-listed Halcyon Agri with Sinochem Group's natural rubber assets, involving the takeover of two publicly listed companies.
Acquisition, development and management of an US$150 million logistics facility in Tuas South, Singapore by LOGOS SE Asia (part of Australia-based LOGOS Group) in its joint venture with Yang Kee Logistics.
Advising Maybank Kim Eng Securities, the independent financial adviser to the Offeror, in the S$3.4 billion privatisation of Neptune Orient Lines
Advising Credit Suisse, the financial adviser to the Offeror in Temasek Holdings' S$1.2 billion privatisation bid for SMRT Corporation
Legal counsel to Credit Suisse, the financial adviser in the public takeover of one of Singapore's oldest listed companies, Eu Yan Sang International Limited. The deal is backed by Temasek Holdings.
Heineken International B.V.'s take-over of Asia Pacific Breweries (Advisor to the Joint Financial Advisers, Credit Suisse and Citigroup)
OUE Ltd's bid for Fraser & Neave Limited, the biggest take-over in Singapore's corporate history (Advisor to the Joint Financial Advisers, Credit Suisse and Bank of America Merrill Lynch)
Advising YTL Power as Singapore counsel in its successful acquisition of PowerSeraya, a Singapore power-generation company
IPO of OUE Hospitality Trust (Singapore Counsel to the Joint Global Coordinators)
SeminarsPanellist - "Moving Forward â€“ Expansion Strategies for Law Firms in Asia Under the Existing Regulatory Frameworks", ABA Section of International Law 2016 Fall Meeting, 21 October 2016, Tokyo, Japan
Panellist - SGX-NUS Law Roundtable on Dual-class Shares Structure and The Singapore Context, 14 November 2016
Panellist - "Noble Group: the Saga and its lesson", SID Knowledge Series, 14 October 2015, organised by Singapore Institute of Directors
Panellist - "Building Global Lawyers Program", IBM Leadership Conference, 28 May 2015 (along with Piyush Gupta, Chief Executive Officer and Director of DBS Group)
Panellist - "Women and Governance", Global Corporate Governance Conference, 12 November 2013
Wrote an article titled "Is Singapore Ready for Dual-Class Shares?" which was published by The Business Times on 14 October 2015 (http://business.asiaone.com/news/singapore-ready-dual-class-shares)
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