Mark Cheng covers matters relating to family law, dispute resolution, personal injury claims, international arbitration, corporate and commercial law and commercial litigation. Mark has also in his practice had conduct of insurance defence and coverage litigation. He has represented and advised insurance companies on third-party liability claims, property and casualty losses, motor and industrial accidents, workmen’s compensation, business interruption claims and recovery proceedings before the Singapore courts.
On the corporate and commercial front, Mark has had a focus on foreign investment into Indonesia. He has advised clients in the energy, mining, oil and gas, aviation, shipping, and agriculture sectors, amongst others, on their joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions or franchising and licensing.
Mark has worked on IPOs on the Main Board and the GEM of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, including the listing of ZACD Group Limited, which raised HK$495 million, and the dual listing and global offering of LHN Limited, which raised HK$79.8 million in gross proceeds, amongst others.
Mark has also served as in-house counsel at the Asia Regional Head Office of the Rakuten Group, during which he managed and advised C-suite on the group’s cross-border corporate, compliance and regulatory affairs, in English and in Japanese and in conjunction with global in-house counsel.
Mark is versed in English, Mandarin and Japanese, and has developed a working usage of Bahasa Indonesia through the course of his work.