John is Managing Partner of Pala Investments, where he has oversight over all transactional, financing and regulatory matters relating to Pala’s investment activities.

John’s core fields of expertise are in mergers and acquisitions, securities and financing transactions and risk management. He has led the structuring, negotiations and closing of Pala’s major investments over the last 10 years, and provided strategic advice and transactional support to Pala’s portfolio companies across various jurisdictions.

Prior to Pala, John was at Herbert Smith Freehills where his practice focused on corporate M&A and securities transactions. John obtained his LL.B. degree from King’s College London and is a qualified solicitor in England & Wales and advocate & solicitor in Singapore.