Advisory Board

 

The Advisory Board of ABLI plays an advisory role to the Board of Governors and the Secretariat.

The Advisory Board provides recommendations and advice to the Board of Governors regarding potential projects to be undertaken by ABLI which will enable it to fulfil its aims and any other matter requested by the Board of Governors.  In addition, the Advisory Board provides recommendations and advice to project leads of potential projects and those projects that have been sanctioned by the Board of Governors.

The Advisory Board consists of up to 30 members appointed by invitation of the Board of Governors comprising eminent members of the judiciary, academics, legal practitioners and representatives of international organisations.  The inaugural Advisory Board (see below) comprises of:

1.       representatives of ABLI’s Founding Partners; and

2.       representatives nominated by the Board of Governors.

ABLI’s Founding Partners are a limited group of private organisations who contributed to the establishment of ABLI.

 

ABLI’s inaugural Advisory Board

 

Members nominated by the Board of Governors

 

Australia

 

   Professor Richard Garnett, Professor of Law, University of Melbourne

 

                  Professor Rosalind Mason, Professor of Insolvency & Restructuring Law, Faculty of Law,

                  Law School, Queensland University of Technology

 

                  Mr Donald Robertson, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills

 

China

                  Professor Fan Jian, Professor and Doctoral Advisor, Nanjing University School of Law

 

Professor Shen Sibao, Dean of the Law School, University of International Business and Economics of Beijing and the Law School of Tianjin University

 

                  Professor Zhu Ciyun, Doctor Supervisor and Head of Tsinghua Commercial Law Research

                  Centre, Tsinghua Law School

 

India 

                  Mr Sumant Batra, Managing Partner and Head – Insolvency and Corporate Law Practice,

                  Kesar Dass B & Associates

 

                  Mr Rashesh Shah, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Edelweiss Group 

 

Japan

                  Professor Masato Dogauchi, Professor of Law, Waseda University, Law School

 

Singapore

                  Professor Simon Chesterman, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore                 

 

                  DGY Lionel Yee Woon Chin, SC, Deputy Attorney-General, Attorney-General’s Chambers

                 

                  Professor YEO Tiong Min, Yong Pung How Professor of Law, Singapore Management

                  University 

 

Representatives of ABLI’s Founding Partners

 

Singapore

                  Mr Cavinder Bull SC, Chief Executive Officer, Drew & Napier LLC

 

                  Mr Philip Jeyaretnam, Singapore Chief Executive Officer & Global Vice Chair, Dentons

                  Rodyk & Davidson LLP

 

                  Mr Lee Eng Beng SC, Managing Partner, Rajah & Tann LLP

 

                  Mr Lee Kim Shin SC, Managing Partner, Allen & Gledhill LLP

 

                  Mr Low Sai-Choy, Director Group Legal & Compliance, Far East Organisation

 

                  Mr Ng Wai King, Managing Partner, WongPartnership

 

                  Ms Shantini Sanmuganathan, Group General Counsel, Singapore Telecommunications

                  Limited

 

                  Mr Nish Shetty, Partner, Clifford Chance Asia

 

                  Ms Thian Yee Sze, Director-General, Legal Group, Ministry of Law, Singapore

 

USA  

                  Mr Thomas F. Cullen Jr. (“Tim”), Partner, Jones Day

 

                  Mr R Hewitt, Vice President & General Counsel, Chevron Corporation


 

 

 


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