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Andrew
Yeo

Senior Associate
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Andrew

Andrew is a Senior Associate in Global Counsel’s Singapore office. He most recently worked on capital markets regulatory strategy and stakeholder engagement at the Singapore Exchange, and has prior policy research and public affairs experience at Finsbury and the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, where he was the researcher for the S R Nathan Fellowship for the Study of Singapore.

At Global Counsel, Andrew supports the Asia team’s work with clients in the region, focusing on political and regulatory developments in South-East Asia and China.
 

Latest Insights by Andrew Yeo

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Southeast Asia in 2021: three political themes to watch

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In politics, this year is superficially set to be relatively uneventful for Southeast Asia, since there are no major national elections formally scheduled. However, domestic political uncertainties in key markets present a challenge for both political stability and social cohesion and could, as is the case in Malaysia, result in early elections. On the international stage…

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Southeast Asia in 2021: three economic themes to watch

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There is no country in Southeast Asia that has escaped the impact of covid-19 unscathed, although the intensity of the pandemic’s disruption and individual countries’ abilities to adapt have varied significantly. Early government intervention to restrict international travel and the implementation of strict lockdown measures meant that in terms of covid-19 cases,…

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Three views on the US election

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At this point - with Joe Biden likely to win the presidency - the UK government has probably started to build and strengthen relationships with individuals in Biden’s team who are set to lead the transition process. However, given that President Trump still has a slim chance of successfully contesting the outcome in key states and remaining in office, any such outreach to…

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Covid-19's impact on the tourism industry

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An in-conversation from a recent digital event with Ho Kwon Ping, Executive Chairman, Banyan Tree Holdings, and Andrew Yeo, Senior Associate, Global Counsel on the future of the global tourism industry, with a focus on Asian markets.

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