Wilson Ang

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Wilson Ang

Singapore

T:+65 6309 5392

F:+65 6224 5758

Wilson Ang is a dispute resolution lawyer based in Singapore. He heads up the Singapore regulatory compliance and investigations practice.

He focuses on advising corporations on business ethics and anti-corruption compliance programs, conducting anti-corruption due diligence reviews and handling internal investigations involving bribery, fraud, economic sanctions and financial services regulatory violations in the Asia Pacific region. Wilson also has considerable experience acting on international arbitrations of high value, complex commercial disputes involving multi-jurisdictional issues.

Wilson qualified as an Advocate and Solicitor in Singapore, was admitted to the Solicitors’ Roll of England and Wales and qualified as a Solicitor in Hong Kong. He became a Solicitor-Advocate and was awarded higher rights of audience in England and Wales. Wilson has significant experience advising major financial/banking institutions, leading multinational corporations and Asian conglomerates.

Wilson was mentioned in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2011 as providing “niche capabilities on high-end inter-jurisdictional fraud cases,” and awarded the title of “2011 Anti Corruption Lawyer of the Year in Singapore” by Corporate INTL Magazine. Chambers Asia-Pacific 2012 referred to the dispute resolution team as having “developed a significant practice in internal fraud investigation and corruption related matters” while its 2013 edition highlighted our “experience in handling financial institutions and compliance issues”. Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2013 stated that “Wilson Ang covers disputes involving financial institutions and is well known for his capabilities in business ethics, and regulatory compliance and anti-corruption matters”. Chambers Asia-Pacific 2014 highlights our “specialist expertise in handling anti-corruption, energy, financial and transport issues”.

Wilson is a frequent speaker and author of various publications on business ethics, compliance and anti-corruption matters. He was part of a team sent in 2013 by the International Bar Association (IBA), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), comprising Transparency International representatives, to various Asian jurisdictions to engage local practitioners in anti-corruption and anti-money laundering efforts as part of the global organisations’ joint Anti-Corruption Strategy for the Legal Profession project.

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  • Admissions
    Advocate & Solicitor (Supreme Court of Singapore, practising under section 130N of the Legal Profession Act)
    Solicitor, qualified in England & Wales
    Solicitor, qualified in Hong Kong