Director Tan Teng Sen featured in ALB Asia M&A Predictions 2022
22 Dec 2021
Director Tan Teng Sen was recently featured, among lawyers in key Asian markets, in an Asian Legal Business article on Asia M&A Predictions 2022. The article touched on trends predictions for 2022 and beyond following an incredibly strong performance in mergers and acquisitions in 2021 despite the persistence of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
Teng Sen predicted that Singapore and cross-border M&A should continue to pick up in tandem with the re-opening of borders, which will facilitate deal making. He also said, “the expected listing of SPACs in Singapore by the end of 2021 will bring about even greater competition for prized assets as financial sponsors also look to deploy their capital”.
Teng Sen expected to see headline exits in the start-up space and ESG continuing to gain prominence as a mainstream M&A theme. He also said there will likely be a pause in the M&A market should there be a resurgence of Covid-19.
You may read the full article here.