• Daniel Lim, Head - Legal & Compliance, Hong Leong Bank

    Daniel Lim, Head - Legal & Compliance, Hong Leong Bank

  • The global banking sector operates amidst complex legal considerations, with billions of dollars flowing in and out daily. To overcome various risks in the sector, the role of a competent legal professional becomes extremely crucial. Their expertise is needed not only to overcome the complexities of laws but also to ensure that institutions are operating ethically, with integrity, and in full compliance. With strategic brilliance in both law and compliance, Daniel Lim navigates the legal maze of the banking sector with finesse. His dual expertise brings a new dimension to the role of a legal professional. He is currently heading the legal and compliance department of Hong Leong Bank (HL Bank) Singapore.

  • Daniel Lim: Leading with Legal Prowess, Strategic Brilliance & an Empowering Attitude

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  • Top 10 Chief Legal Officers In Singapore - 2024

    Navigating Legal Landscapes, Ensuring Organizational Success

    The Chief Legal Officer in Singapore holds a pivotal role in ensuring legal compliance and safeguarding the interests of the organization within the complex legal landscape of the region. Tasked with overseeing the legal affairs, the CLO plays a crucial role in formulating and implementing legal strategies that align with the company's objectives. Their multifaceted role encompasses legal compliance, risk management, strategic advice, crisis management, and more. As the legal landscape becomes increasingly intricate, the CLO becomes an indispensable asset, contributing not only to legal integrity but also to the overall success and sustainability of the organization.

    By identifying potential legal pitfalls, providing risk assessments, and proposing mitigation strategies, the CLO helps the organization navigate challenges and avoid legal disputes. Whether it's mergers and acquisitions, contracts, or internal policies, having a legal perspective is invaluable. In times of legal challenges or disputes, their expertise is indispensable for formulating effective responses and minimizing reputational damage. The CLO is not merely a legal expert; they are a strategic partner to the leadership team. By integrating legal considerations into the overall business strategy, the CLO helps the organization achieve its objectives while maintaining legal and ethical standards. This holistic approach enhances the long-term sustainability and success of organisations in Singapore.

    CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents ‘Legal Officers from Asia - 2024' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.

Top 10 Chief Legal Officers In Singapore - 2024

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Hong Leong Bank Daniel Lim, Head - Legal & Compliance Hong Leong Bank Navigating the risks of the banking sector with strategic decisions, ensuring that the organization excels while staying legally and ethically fit
Acheron Trading Daniel Lo, Chief Legal Officer Acheron Trading Focusing on decentralized finance, crypto regulation and venture capital investments and prior experience in asset management, investment funds, PE/VC, and M&A
Nanyang Technological University Greg Chew, General Counsel & CLO Nanyang Technological University He has specializes in legal advice, intellectual property, corporate law, negotiation, licensing, M&A, due diligence, corporate governance, communication and other skills
Hilti Group Henry Cheam, Head - Legal & Compliance Hilti Group With a wealth of experience in legal domain, his expertise encompassing contract negotiation, corporate governance, legal compliance, dispute resolution, legal advice and litigation
Sinch Jackelyn Sim, Head - Legal Sinch She possesses her experience in the telecommunication industry, also proficient in contract negotiation, contract management, change management, litigation and other skills
Trust Bank Singapore Matt Hunter, Chief Legal Officer Trust Bank Singapore Having extensive experience in legal, external & government relations, advocacy & policy, risk management, corporate security, regulatory & compliance and more skills
Allianz Asia Pacific Pei Lin Ng, Regional Chief Legal Officer Allianz Asia Pacific She has specializes in negotiation, government relation, legal advice, dispute resolution, arbitration, leasing, privacy, contract management, compliance, litigation and many other skills
Mainstream Renewable Power Randal Barker, Chief Legal Officer - Asia Pacific Mainstream Renewable Power Proven track record of experience in public & private equity as well as M&A and joint ventures and particularly strong in changeorientated and cross-cultural environments with deep experience in emerging markets
Endowus Serene Chew, Head - Legal & Regulatory Affairs Endowus She couples her passion for innovative and creative business strategies with her legal skills cultivated through many roles covering several years in financial service
Commerzbank AG Terence Koh, Head - Legal Commerzbank AG By leveraging his extensive experience in legal and communication, he expertise in corporate law, contract law, foreign investment, commercial litigation, corporate governance and so on

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