Terence established the Singapore office in 2013 and advises clients on communications matters in Singapore and across South East Asia. Moving from banking to public relations in 1999, he has over 20 years of experience in advising on communications strategy, reputation management, issues management, capital markets transactions and crisis communications.
He has worked with a number of clients for almost two decades, and has advised the majority of his clients on multiple projects. He has significant experience particularly in the financial services sector with banking, investment management, private equity and hedge fund clients, as well as in the property sector, with clients across all real estate asset classes.
Terence has an unparalleled track record of advising on successful capital markets transactions, starting with the merger of DBS Land and Pidemco Land to form CapitaLand in 2000, the UOB takeover of OUB in 2001, and the 98 Holdings offer for NatSteel in 2002. His recent experience includes the privatisations of ARA Asset Management, CWT, Global Logistic Properties and SMRT, as well as three of the mergers between Singapore-listed REITs. He has worked on a dozen of the largest SGX IPOs, including the US$5.5 billion IPO of Hutchison Port Holdings Trust, which remains the largest listing in the history of Singapore.