Gerald is the deputy chairman at PrimePartners Corporate Finance, Oaklins’ member firm in Singapore. He has more than 25 years of corporate finance-related experience. Gerald has broad industry expertise, but is currently focused on the healthcare and food & beverage industries. Recent transactions include providing strategic advisory in the acquisition of Singapore Medical Group Limited’s interest in Lifescan Imaging Pte Ltd, and the listing of HC Endoscopy & Surgery Pte Ltd and Kimly Limited on the Singapore Stock Exchange.
Gerald has held senior positions at various financial institutions, including NM Rothschilds & Sons (Singapore) Ltd, Tokyo-Mitsubishi International (Singapore) Pte Ltd and Hong Leong (Malaysia) Group. During his time with these institutions, Gerald’s duties encompassed the provision of a wide variety of corporate finance services, including advisory, M&A activities and fundraising exercises incorporating various structures, such as equity, equity-linked, debt and derivative-enhanced issues structured to raise funding at competitive rates. Gerald is an alumnus of the National University of Singapore, University of British Columbia and Harvard Business School.