Low Kah Keong is the Head of the Asset Management and Funds Practice, and is a Partner in the Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions Practice.
His main areas of practice are mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, asset management and collective investment schemes.
In the arena of asset management, Kah Keong has acted for sponsors and fund managers of private equity funds, real estate funds, venture capital funds, hedge funds and regulated collective investment schemes. He advises on structuring, regulatory and licensing issues, and assists in structuring funds in a tax-optimised manner using the Singapore Tax Resident Fund Scheme. In his practice, he has also advised sovereign wealth funds and insurance companies in their capacity as limited partners.
Kah Keong is recommended as a leading practitioner in Investment Funds work in The Legal 500: Asia Pacific – The Client's Guide to the Asia Pacific Legal Profession, Expert Guides – Guide to the World’s Leading Investment Funds Lawyers; Chambers Asia Pacific – Asia Pacific's Leading Lawyers for Business since 2010 and Best Lawyers in the area of Mutual Funds. He is also recommended as a leading lawyer by Asialaw Leading Lawyers – The Guide to Asia-Pacific’s Leading Lawyers both in the areas of Investment Funds (since 2013) and Financial Services Regulatory in 2014. In 2016, Kah Keong received commendation as an outstanding external counsel by ASIAN-MENA Counsel magazine.
Kah Keong graduated from the National University of Singapore. He is admitted to the Singapore Bar and to the Roll of Solicitors of England and Wales.