Lisa Theng

Independent Director

Lisa Theng has been an independent director since September 2020. Ms. Theng is currently the Managing Partner of CNPLaw LLP and has been in practice since 1991. She has extensive experience in corporate litigation prior to focusing her practice in the areas of Corporate M&A, Corporate Advisory and Corporate and Commercial services. She is also a Commissioner for Oaths and Notary Public appointed by the Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore. In the area of corporate law, she has advised both Singapore and foreign companies in major acquisitions and disposal transactions and has also advised on investment and other corporate agreements. Her major clients comprise public listed companies and multi-national corporations in Singapore and in the region. Ms. Theng has advised healthcare, electronics, technology, engineering, oil and gas, logistics, manufacturing, exhibition, publishing, food and leisure and entertainment companies and private equity and venture capitalist houses on a range of issues. These issues include restructurings, investments, joint ventures, corporate governance and compliance, and acquisitions. In the area of corporate advisory, Ms. Theng has advised listed companies and their audit committees and boards in relation to potential disputes, irregularities, fraud and issues involving directors and shareholders; an example, Ms. Theng has advised the audit committee of a listed company in Singapore over the fraudulent acts of its managing director and advised the board in relation to ensuring good corporate governance in the company. Her other experiences include cross-border joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions in the region. Ms. Theng started her career with Colin Ng & Partners in 1991, and between 2000 and 2006, she was an equity partner of Chui Sim Goh & Lim. She returned to Colin Ng & Partners in July 2006 as an equity partner and became the Head of Corporate Advisory Practice Group and Head of Dispute Resolution Practice Group. Ms. Theng became joint managing partner in 2011 and managing partner in 2017. The firm changed its name to CNPLaw LLP on April 16, 2019. Ms. Theng obtained a Degree of Bachelor of Laws from the National University of Singapore in July 1990. She is an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore and has been in practice since 1991.

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