Mayer Brown appoints new managing partner in Singapore
01 February 2018
Mayer Brown has announced the promotion of Pieter de Ridder to managing partner at its practice in Singapore following the retirement of Kevin Owen.
De Ridder has more than 25 years of experience advising
multinationals and institutions on tax issues, particularly
restructurings, direct investment, private equity and supply
chain structures. He has an in-depth understanding of tax law
in Singapore, Indonesia, Hong Kong and China.
Owen is retiring after more than 20 years of service with
Mayer Brown. A well-recognised lawyer in disputes, Owen led the
firm’s construction division in Hong Kong before
relocating to Singapore to take charge of the
firm’s new office in 2011.