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Markus Poh
Associate

+65 6411 5834
markuspoh@etplaw.com

Markus Poh

Associate,

Private and Commercial legal services

Professional Experience

Since being called to the Singapore Bar, Markus has been practising as a corporate and commercial lawyer in Singapore. His current practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), joint ventures (JV), cross border transactions, securities and capital markets, listed company work and general corporate and commercial work.

 

Markus has acquired extensive experience in share and asset acquisitions (for listed and non-listed vendors and purchasers) and has acted for Singapore companies seeking to list on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (SGX-ST). He has also represented listed companies in M&As, JV transactions and fund raising, and advised them on corporate governance and SGX-ST compliance. The clients that Markus has been working with include listed and non-listed companies and registered fund management companies.

 

Markus’ experience in securities and capital markets include the recent initial public offering of No Signboard Holdings Ltd. on the Catalist of the SGX-ST. He has also acted for companies on the issuance of convertible notes and bonds as part of fund raising.

 

Education

Markus graduated from the University of Tasmania, Australia in 2010 with an LLB (Hons) and was admitted to the Singapore bar in 2013.

 

Notable Cases

Markus, already has a substantial number of cases under his belt:

 

  • Acted for the Issuer Manager and Sponsor, and Bookrunner, Underwriter and Placement Agent in the initial public offering and listing of No Signboard Holdings Ltd. on the Catalist of the SGX-ST
  • Acted as Singapore counsel for SIIC Environmental Holdings Ltd in its dual primary listing on its shares on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong by way of introduction, including advising on takeover implications under the Singapore Code of Take-overs and Mergers
  • Acted for Raffles Medical Group Ltd in the acquisition of 55% shareholding interests in International SOS (MC Holdings) Pte Ltd, a Singapore company (comprising 10 subsidiaries in the PRC, Vietnam and Cambodia) for a purchase consideration of US$24.5 million, including carrying out legal due diligence, advising on the sale and purchase agreement and shareholders’ agreement and preparing the relevant announcements as required under the SGX listing rules
  • Acted for the shareholders in the disposal of the entire paid-up share capital of Capital Pte. Ltd. for a consideration of S$58 million, including negotiating with the purchaser (which is a Tokyo-listed company) and its lawyers, advising on the sale and purchase agreement and preparing the disclosure letter
  • Acted for the shareholders in the disposal of the entire paid-up share capital of York Transport Equipment (Asia) Pte Ltd to SAF-HOLLAND GmbH for a consideration of US$40,000,000, including negotiating with the purchaser and its lawyers and advising on the sale and purchase agreement
Biography

Markus Poh
Associate

+65 6411 5834
markuspoh@etplaw.com

Markus Poh

Associate,

Private and Commercial legal services

Professional Experience

Since being called to the Singapore Bar, Markus has been practising as a corporate and commercial lawyer in Singapore. His current practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), joint ventures (JV), cross border transactions, securities and capital markets, listed company work and general corporate and commercial work.

 

Markus has acquired extensive experience in share and asset acquisitions (for listed and non-listed vendors and purchasers) and has acted for Singapore companies seeking to list on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (SGX-ST). He has also represented listed companies in M&As, JV transactions and fund raising, and advised them on corporate governance and SGX-ST compliance. The clients that Markus has been working with include listed and non-listed companies and registered fund management companies.

 

Markus’ experience in securities and capital markets include the recent initial public offering of No Signboard Holdings Ltd. on the Catalist of the SGX-ST. He has also acted for companies on the issuance of convertible notes and bonds as part of fund raising.

 

Education

Markus graduated from the University of Tasmania, Australia in 2010 with an LLB (Hons) and was admitted to the Singapore bar in 2013.

 

Notable Cases

Markus, already has a substantial number of cases under his belt:

 

  • Acted for the Issuer Manager and Sponsor, and Bookrunner, Underwriter and Placement Agent in the initial public offering and listing of No Signboard Holdings Ltd. on the Catalist of the SGX-ST
  • Acted as Singapore counsel for SIIC Environmental Holdings Ltd in its dual primary listing on its shares on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong by way of introduction, including advising on takeover implications under the Singapore Code of Take-overs and Mergers
  • Acted for Raffles Medical Group Ltd in the acquisition of 55% shareholding interests in International SOS (MC Holdings) Pte Ltd, a Singapore company (comprising 10 subsidiaries in the PRC, Vietnam and Cambodia) for a purchase consideration of US$24.5 million, including carrying out legal due diligence, advising on the sale and purchase agreement and shareholders’ agreement and preparing the relevant announcements as required under the SGX listing rules
  • Acted for the shareholders in the disposal of the entire paid-up share capital of Capital Pte. Ltd. for a consideration of S$58 million, including negotiating with the purchaser (which is a Tokyo-listed company) and its lawyers, advising on the sale and purchase agreement and preparing the disclosure letter
  • Acted for the shareholders in the disposal of the entire paid-up share capital of York Transport Equipment (Asia) Pte Ltd to SAF-HOLLAND GmbH for a consideration of US$40,000,000, including negotiating with the purchaser and its lawyers and advising on the sale and purchase agreement