ABOUT FINANCIAL ADVICE SG

Financial Advice SG aims to be a financial literacy destination for novice and expert investors alike. Utilizing the holistic views of experts we seek to broaden one’s knowledge before they pursue the myriad of investment options available in Singapore.

CONTRIBUTORS’ PROFILE

We are a group of passionate, independent thinkers exploring myths and truths about finance for the novice and expert. Our editorial team consists of writers looking to shake the status quo to spur change for the better.

Gwyneth Yeo, Editor
Gwyneth spent a decade at the reputable business and finance weekly paper ‘The Edge Singapore’. She has written extensively on both listed and private firms, in various sectors such as oil and gas, healthcare, banking, logistics, property, and construction. She believes that providing the most well-rounded information to investors is the key to a vibrant and thriving investment and trading ecosystem.
Ian Black, Contributing Writer
Ian is AAM Advisory’s Head of Financial Planning and Wealth Solutions, overseeing AAM’s wealth planning for Singaporean and expatriate High Net Worth Individuals.Ian has extensive experience working in financial services in both corporate and personal financial planning in the UK, Singapore and South-East Asia. Prior to joining AAM Advisory, Ian held the position of Regional Sales Manager at Friends Provident International with a specific focus on Pensions, Investments, Tax and Trusts. He worked for Zurich, Berkeley Berry Birch, Prudential UK Intermediaries and Scottish Amicable before joining Friends Provident International.Ian is highly qualified. In addition to holding Singapore Financial Planning qualifications Ian holds the Chartered Insurance Institute Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning and is a Fellow of the UK Personal Finance Society. Ian is a Chartered Financial Planner, one of around 5,000 worldwide. Chartered Financial Planner status is regarded as the highest level of accreditation in the UK financial services sector.In addition to speaking at seminars, Ian specialises in working with clients who have to consider multi-national tax issues, including income and gains taxes, estate taxes and structuring of pensions to support them in developing effective, compliant and non-contentious solutions to reduce the impact of tax on their investments.
Alexander Pang, Contributing Writer
Alexander is a Director of the New Ubin Seafood Group and an Associate Director with Sim Law Practice LLC. Alexander’s legal practice is presently advisory in nature, with a focus on providing legal solutions on matters concerning insolvency law, debt restructuring, banking law, credit & security issues and employment law.Prior to this, Alexander was an Associate Director with TSMP Law Corporation until September 2017, during which time he spearheaded the Firm’s Restructuring and Insolvency practice under the Firm’s joint managing partner, Mr Thio Shen Yi, S.C. Apart from restructuring and insolvency, Alexander also specialised in complex commercial litigation, employment and labour law with Mr Ian Lim, an Executive Director of the Firm.Prior to joining TSMP, Alexander began his training and career with the Business, Finance and Insolvency Practice Group (now known as the R&I Practice Group) at Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP, and was privileged to work with Mr Lee Eng Beng S.C., Ms Rebecca Chew, Mr Sim Kwan Kiat and Mr Mark Cheng.Alexander holds memberships with INSOL International, the Singapore Corporate Counsel Association, the Singapore Institute of Directors, the Law Society of Singapore and the Singapore Academy of Law. Alexander is also an Associate of the http://www.ipas.org.sg/

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