Chester Toh co-heads the Myanmar Practice of Rajah & Tann and oversees the firm’s Yangon office. He regularly advises multinationals and Asian corporates on investing in Myanmar and has been involved in numerous projects in the country. Clients routinely turn to Chester for regulatory risk assessment when investing in frontier economies.
Having practised in London, Hong Kong, China and Singapore, Chester has a wealth of experience in merger control and foreign investment approvals. He has advised on a number of applications to the Myanmar Investment Commission, including some of the most high-profile investments into Myanmar.
At the same time, Chester heads up the firm’s Integrated Regulatory Practice. He has an active practice advising governments on the drafting of regulations and running procurement exercises for large-scale infrastructure projects.