Legal Counsel

Singapore
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Legal
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Full-Time
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We’re building the future of private financial markets

Traditionally a space only for the wealthy and well-connected, we believe in a future where private markets are more accessible to investors and fundraisers. By leveling the playing field we hope to create a more equitable economy, where inspiring companies are connected to inspired investors, whoever and wherever they are.

Leveraging our trusted brand, global networks and incredible team, we’re building a technology-enabled ecosystem that is as diverse and dynamic as our investor network. As we progress on this ambitious journey, we’re looking for energetic and creative people to support and leave their mark on our platform.

Before Applying

Fundnel Group is Southeast Asia’s largest marketplace for alternative assets. We aim to expand access to and liquidity in the private capital markets with Fundnel, our private investments technology platform, and Hg Exchange (HGX), Southeast Asia’s largest private digital securities exchange enabling institutions to better serve their investors.

 

With Fundnel and HGX, the Fundnel Group’s purpose is to create a sustainable marketplace with curated investment opportunities in alternative assets, that support a virtuous cycle of private capital growth —including the companies, communities, and stakeholders powered by it.

Job purpose

We are headquartered in Singapore with a growing presence in four countries across the Asia Pacific region.

Roles and responsibilities

•           Provide regional legal support to internal stakeholders

•           Draft, review and negotiate transaction documentation relating to the core business of the Fundnel Group

•           Assist on special projects relating to the growth and development of the Fundnel Group including setting up and maintaining the ESOS, series financing, regulatory applications and approvals

•           Advise on all legal aspects of the Fundnel Group, identify legal risks and advise on pre-litigation matters

•           Manage external counsels and corporate secretarial support and control external legal costs

•           Work closely with Compliance on all regulatory matters such as compliance with existing licensing approvals, adherence to AML, anti-bribery and sanctions requirements and considering cross-border restrictions

•           Any other legal related duties and support affiliated companies as and when assigned and directed

You’ll be a great fit for us if you

•           Law degree from a recognized university

•           Ideally at least 3 to 5 years of experience in a Legal role, either with a reputed law firm and/or in-house

•           Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong desire to learn and succeed

•           Excellent analytical skills and ability to accurately interpret complex documents and policies

•           Strong time management and organizational skills; able to manage and meet multiple deadlines

•           Fast learner, organized, meticulous, and highly detail-oriented

•           Proficiency in Microsoft Office and ability to pick up new technology quickly

Bonus attributes

• A proactive attitude, time-sensitive with a sense of urgency, question and clarify ambiguities proactively

• A sense of ownership and willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges

• Thrive on logic

• Accept and create changes with flexibility

• Ability to work in a team and under pressure in a fast-paced environment

• Some experience in the finance industry

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