Jake Robson is a corporate finance partner based in Singapore. He has extensive experience in cross-border acquisitions, disposals and joint venture arrangements, both in South and Southeast Asia and in Europe, as well as equity capital markets work, including acting for both issuers and underwriters on IPOs and secondary fundraisings across various Asian Stock Exchanges.
Mr. Robson has a particular focus on the financial institutions, resources, commodities and telecommunication sectors and has worked on numerous high profile and high value transactions for multinational clients such as AXA, Louis Dreyfus Commodities, ACE, Generali and HSBC.
Mr. Robson is ranked in Band 2 by Chambers Asia Pacific, which has commended his “technical strength and amazing stamina”, and for being “extremely hardworking”, adding that he is “particularly noted for his negotiating skills. He really inspires confidence in his clients.” Clients have also described him as someone who will “go above and beyond the call of duty,” and who “has the right balance between protecting the interests of the client from a technical, legal perspective and understanding the commercial agenda.” Mr. Robson is also a recognized practitioner for Insurance in Singapore.
Mr. Robson has been residing in Singapore since 2005. In addition to English, he speaks and writes fluent French and Italian.
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