Alex Wong

Alex Wong

Office Managing Partner
Singapore

Email alex.wong@​hoganlovells.com

Phone +65 6302 2557

Fax +65 6538 7077

LanguagesEnglish

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

Based out of our Singapore office, Alex Wong brings close to two decades worth of experience in the energy and infrastructure space in Singapore and around Asia. Being both Singapore and English law qualified, Alex has extensive experience advising sponsors, lenders, multilateral agencies, and governments on energy, utilities, and infrastructure projects.

Alex is the immediate past Chairman of the Society of Construction Law (Singapore) and has been appointed as Senior Accredited Specialist for Construction by the Singapore Academy of Law – the only transactional lawyer appointed.

He has authored a number of articles and publications including a chapter in a book endorsed by the Institute of Water Policy at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in Singapore titled "Water Governance: An Evaluation of Alternative Architectures" and a chapter (focusing on project financing) in the 5th Edition of the Law & Practice of Construction Contracts, Chow Kok Fong 2018.

Alex Wong advises on contracts relating to cross-border projects and transactions in the region. A client enthuses: "I have always found his service and standards to be of the highest caliber. He has deep insight in contracts law and is responsive and very professional. He's a pleasure to work with."

Chambers Asia Pacific 2020

Awards and recognitions

2020

Ranked in Projects & Infrastructure: International (Singapore), Recognised Practitioner
Chambers Global

2017 – 2020

Ranked in Projects & Infrastructure: International (Singapore)
Chambers Asia Pacific

2017 - 2019

Ranked in Construction (Singapore)
Chambers Asia-Pacific

2020

Senior Accredited Specialist for Construction by the Singapore Academy of Law – the only transactional lawyer appointed
Legal 500 Asia Pacific

Education and admissions

Education

LL.B., Queen Mary University of London

Memberships

Law Society of England and Wales

Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law

Society of Construction Law (Singapore)

Related knowledge

Africa Power

Representative experience

Advised Sojitz Corporation on its successful acquisition of a minority stake in the Yunlin offshore wind farm in Taiwan.

Advising a global tech company on renewable energy solutions for its data-centre operations in Singapore.

Advising a consortium bidding for the role of AssetsCo for the Singapore – Kuala Lumpur High Speed Rail Project.

Advised OCBC Bank and MUFG Bank, Ltd. on the refinancing of shareholder loans in relation to Changi NEWater II infrastructure project in Singapore.

Advised Sojitz Corporation as the selected concessionaire for the PPP redevelopment of the Palau International Airport.

Advised JBIC, NEXI, and international commercial lenders on the financing of the 1.32GW Van Phong 1 coal-fired thermal power plant project in Vietnam.

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