Meet the team
Pih Peng is the director and founder of Altum Law Corporation (previously known as LPP Law Corporation). Pih Peng founded Altum Law in August 2014 leveraging on her experience of being in the Singapore corporate law industry for 25 years. Prior to setting up Altum Law, she was a partner in the corporate law practice group of Lee & Lee, from 2005 to 2014. Before that, she headed the corporate law practice at Harry Elias Partnership from 1999 to 2005. Pih Peng has been practising corporate law since the start of her legal career in Drew & Napier in 1991.
At Altum Law, Pih Peng has led her team through work that supports Singapore stock exchange (SGX Mainboard and Catalist) and Hong Kong stock exchange (SEHK and GEM) listings. In addition, Pih Peng has prior experience in advising clients who have listed on other overseas stock exchanges, including in Malaysia (ACE Market) and in London (AIM Exchange), and dual and secondary listings. More recently, Pih Peng led her team in advising on the S$69 million reverse takeover of SHC Capital Asia Limited by the Memories Group, an integrated tourism platform in Myanmar that owns the iconic ‘Balloons over Bagan’ business in Yangon Myanmar.
Pih Peng is well-versed in corporate governance issues and matters, having worked closely with many listed issuers in Singapore. Pih Peng currently serves as Company Secretary to several companies, including Catalist-listed companies, SGX Mainboard listed companies and SEHK Main Board listed companies.
Another main area of practice that Pih Peng focuses on is funds and private equity. She advises fund managers and funds on the structuring and establishment of investment funds, which includes regulatory aspects for the offering of securities and licensing aspects for the managing of funds in Singapore. She acted for the company, the founders and management in the establishment of the first locally-based reinsurance business and the raising of US$620 million from investors including a foreign sovereign fund, then the largest ever private placement raised for a start-up company in Asia.
Education and Qualifications
Pih Peng has an LLB (Hons) degree from the National University of Singapore and a Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of Hull. She is called to the Bar in Singapore, England and Wales and New York.
Other Positions Held
Pih Peng is an independent non-executive director of Axcelasia Inc., a Labuan incorporated company listed on the SGX-ST Catalist Board.