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Allen & Gledhill LLP

ONE MARINA BOULEVARD, #28-00, SINGAPORE 018989, SINGAPORE
Tel:
Work +65 6890 7188
Fax:
Fax +65 6327 3800
Email:
Web:
www.allenandgledhill.com
Singapore, Yangon

Ng Jafe

Tel:
Work +65 6890 7731
Email:
Allen & Gledhill LLP

Work Department

Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Real Estate Investment Trusts.

Position

Partner.

Career

Jafe specialises in asset and project financing, and debt capital market fund raising.

He has considerable experience and in-depth knowledge in real estate investment trusts, syndication and bilateral lending, and collateral/security documentation. He advises banks, corporates, fund managers and trustees in structuring and documenting various financing transactions, including cross-border property acquisition and financing in PRC, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Australia, United States and other jurisdictions. Jafe has also handled major real estate acquisitions, financing, development, leasing and divestment transactions in Singapore. Jafe was called to the Singapore Bar in 1992.

Languages

English.

Education

Jafe graduated from the National University of Singapore with an LLB (Hons) degree.


Singapore: Banking and finance

Banking and finance – Local firms

Within: Banking and finance – Local firms

Allen & Gledhill LLP continues to operate at the forefront of real estate finance; recent work has involved loans to REITs, real estate developers and other real estate players. The firm is also strong in PPP financings and bilateral and syndicated loans. The practice's client base has typically skewed towards banks, though instruction from non-bank lender and borrower clients has grown. It advised CapitaLand Commercial Trust on the S$1.42bn financing of its acquisition of Asia Square Tower. Clients highlight the team's 'strength in depth', 'industry knowledge', 'value for money', 'constructive advice' and its 'accessibility and responsiveness'. Kok Chee Wai is 'commercially savvy enough to make sure his clients' interests are protected'. Other key figures include Mark Hudspeth, Aloysius Ng who is noted for his record in PPP financings, Jafe Ng, who is a key name for real estate finance, and Lim Wei Ting, who is 'a well-rounded counsel with a strong ability to forge consensus'. Yeo Wico is also recommended.

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