Legal luminaries celebrate at SCCA 21st annual black-tie event

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The SCCA executive board and attendees share a moment.
From left: Stanley Park, SCCA director; Rachel Yee, SCCA secretary and co-chair for pro bono chapter; Renita Sophia Crasta, SCCA co-president and general counsel & group data protection officer at TGR Real Estate; Andy Low, SCCA director and lead counsel at Familywills Corporation; Justice Chan Seng Onn, senior judge in Singapore; Edwin Tong, SC, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, and Second Minister for Law; Lucien Wong, attorney general of Singapore and SCCA patron; Angeline Lee, group general counsel at ComfortDelGro; Greg Tanner, SCCA director and group general counsel at International SOS; Daniel Choo, SCCA co-president and general counsel and privacy responsible (APAC) at Bruker; Wan Kwong Weng, SCCA vice president and group chief corporate officer & group general counsel at Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd; Serene Gan, SCCA treasurer; and Wong Yi, SCCA vice president and general counsel at Lum Chang
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Scores of legal luminaries helped the Singapore Corporate Counsel Association (SCCA) celebrate its 21st anniversary at the annual black-tie event on 2 November 2023 in the prestigious Raffles Hotel’s Jubilee Ballroom.

The evening featured special guest Edwin Tong SC, Singapore’s Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, and the Second Minister for Law.

An evening highlight was the presentation of the Chief Legal Officer Awards, recognising outstanding achievements in the industry. Winners included Mark Chee, senior vice president for legal compliance and risk at Resorts World Sentosa in the Singapore company/business category; Christian Greissinger, general counsel Asean Australia at Siemens in the global MNC category; and Gregory Tan, managing director of legal and regulatory at Temasek Holdings in the NGO/public entity category. Their dedication and exceptional accomplishments in the legal profession were lauded, emphasising the high standards required in the legal field.

The Singapore Corporate Counsel Association 2023 Annual Black Tie Gala’s attendees, winners, finalists and sponsors immerse themselves in the festive atmosphere of the evening.
The Singapore Corporate Counsel Association 2023 Annual Black Tie Gala’s attendees, winners, finalists and sponsors immerse themselves in the festive atmosphere of the evening.

Bryan Yeo, SCCA executive director, said the gala dinner and awards “represent an opportunity for the legal community to come together and recognise the remarkable contributions of our industry’s leading professionals. We are excited to celebrate excellence in corporate law and legal practice while fostering a sense of community among our peers. Additionally, we look forward to the SCCA’s initiatives and plans for 2024, which will shape our future direction.”

The success of the event leaned heavily on the crucial support of numerous sponsors. Special acknowledgements were given to the gold sponsor, DLA Piper; the silver sponsor, iManage; and the bronze sponsors, Cooley, Fangda Partners, Kim & Chang, Providence Law Asia, and Thomson Reuters Southeast Asia. Furthermore, the table sponsors ‒ Harneys, Lex Mundi, WongPartnership, Norton Rose Fulbright, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, Rajah & Tann Asia, and Allen & Gledhill ‒ contributed significantly to the smooth running of the evening.

The SCCA represents corporate counsel and in-house lawyers in Singapore, promoting their interests and facilitating growth, development and networking opportunities.

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