Gerald Singham, Managing Partner at Dentons Rodyk, a member of the world’s largest law firm, has been appointed as Global Vice-Chair & ASEAN Region CEO, with effect from January 11, 2021.
Gerald has spent his entire professional career with Dentons Rodyk and served as the firm’s Deputy Managing Partner from 2011 to 2020. He is named in numerous legal guides and directories including the Chambers Asia-Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, Global Competition Review, Who’s Who Legal, IFLR1000, Asialaw Leading Lawyers and Best Lawyers. He also serves on the boards of several companies and statutory boards. For his many contributions to the community, he was awarded the Public Service Star (Bar) National Day award.
“I look forward to partnering with Gerald, as Global Vice-Chair & ASEAN Region CEO, as we become even more connected and integrated as a global Firm, to create opportunities for our clients across the Region and around the world,” said Dentons Global CEO, Elliott Portnoy.
“We have every confidence that Gerald will be instrumental in our efforts to continue to scale the Firm across the ASEAN Region and to help us lead our clients into the New Dynamic Decade and help them win,” said Dentons Global Chairman, Joe Andrew.
“The ASEAN region has become one of the most dynamic drivers of today’s global economy, and I am energised to lead our offices in Singapore, Indonesia, Myanmar and Malaysia as we continue to deliver exceptional quality to our clients in this decade of new opportunities,” said Gerald Singham, Managing Partner at Dentons Rodyk and Global Vice-Chair & ASEAN Region CEO.
Dentons is the world’s largest law firm, connecting talent to the world’s challenges and opportunities in more than 75 countries. Dentons’ legal and business solutions benefit from deep roots in our communities and award-winning advancements in client service, including Nextlaw, Dentons’ innovation and strategic advisory services. Dentons’ polycentric and purpose-driven approach, commitment to inclusion and diversity, and world-class talent challenge the status quo to advance client and community interests in the New Dynamic.