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VALUE ENHANCEMENT

Trusted Expertise in M&A, Valuation and Capital Raising Advisory

 

YOUR BRIDGE TO VALUE IMPROVEMENT

Our primary focus is delivering your business ambition, getting the best possible outcome on all of our engagements.

 

As an enterprising business, we do understand the needs of our clients, bringing a distinctive appreciation of entrepreneurism to our advisory work.

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ABOUT US

JLB Alliance is a corporate finance firm dedicated to providing extensive expertise in M&A, valuation & capital raising advisory.

 
Headquartered in Singapore with global access, we draw on substantial experience from top tier investment banks and international advisory firms to provide our clients with best-in-class advice.

OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

JOEY LOH

Joey brings over 15 years of experience in Corporate Finance and Global Markets across developed and emerging markets. 

Joey's professional career history includes KPMG Corporate Finance and HSBC Global Investment Banking, where he worked with the Valuations and M&A teams. Subsequently, he worked with Deutsche Bank Global Markets and Alpha-10 Structured Financing where he led origination, structuring, capital raising and distribution efforts within the world of fixed income, alternatives and ESG.

Joey graduated from Singapore Management University with a BBM.

LARS BARSLEV
Lars has more than
25 years of experience in Corporate Finance with over 10 years each in advising clients within Europe and Asia respectively.


During his professional career, Lars worked with PwC Financial Advisory Services, KPMG Corporate Finance and RSM Corporate Advisory, where he advised numerous clients in various industries on transactions in public and private markets in the areas of sell and buy side M&A, due diligence, capital raise, valuation for transaction and financial reporting purposes as well as Litigation Support Services. 


Lars’ regional experience in Asia include engagements across a number of industries in Cambodia, China, Myanmar, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam.


Lars has a BSc in Economics and Business Administration, having obtained top honours awarded by McKinsey & Company; and a MSc in Commercial Law and Business Administration from Copenhagen Business School. In addition, Lars is a Chartered Valuer and Appraiser under the Institute of Valuers & Appraisers Singapore and Certified Practising Management Consultant by the Singapore Business Advisors & Consultants Council. Lars has authored several valuation publications and presented at numerous public events on valuation and M&A. 

RAYMOND LUM

Raymond brings more than 24 years of experience in operations and management, of which 17 years within the technology sector. He led efforts in digital transformation, mergers & acquisitions, corporate planning, business operations, and international business expansion within the technology, built environment, real estate, retail, distribution and logistics & fulfilment sectors.

Prior to joining JLB Alliance, Raymond was the COO of Boustead Projects Ltd, and held various roles in TeleChoice International Ltd, SIA Engineering Company Ltd, KPMG Corporate Finance Pte Ltd, Infocom-Media Development Authority, ST Electronics (Info-software systems) Pte Ltd and Squire Mech Pte Ltd.

Raymond is a Senior Member of the Institution of Engineers Singapore, a Fellow Chartered Accountant of Singapore, a Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and a Member of the Singapore Institute of Directors. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Nanyang Technological University (Singapore), Master of Science in Applied Finance from the Singapore Management University, and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) from the National University of Singapore.

PETER KRISTIAN ELLEGAARD

Peter specialises in transaction due diligence, deal structuring and implementation, and general M&A advisory with a focus on intellectual property-intensive industries. With a strong background in the international maritime assets sector, Peter brings nearly 20 years of experience in cross-border operations and management at Maersk in three different continents.

 

Before moving to Asia in 2010, Peter was an attorney in the Business and Finance Practice and a member of the Mergers and Acquisitions Practice in the New York office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. There, Peter advised on a USD 1bn pharmaceutical acquisition involving business operations in 50 jurisdictions for JPMorgan. Peter was also involved in several secured transactions, including complex vessel lease transactions.

Peter received his LL.M. from Fordham University School of Law in 2007.  He received his M.A. in Danish law in 2002 and his B.A. in 2001 from the University of Copenhagen, Denmark and his B.Comm. with majors in accounting and finance in 1997 from Flinders University of South Australia.  He also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Law (master’s level) from London Metropolitan University and Diploma in Marine Surveying from the University of Kent.

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OUR CORE VALUES

DO THE RIGHT THING

We act with integrity and honesty in everything we do.

DO IT RIGHT

We take the trust that clients place in us seriously and embrace challenges to find solutions and deliver results.

ADAPT AND EVOLVE

We are always learning and applying what we have learnt as only flexibility allows one to succeed.

ENJOY THE JOURNEY

The path itself is often underappreciated and forgotten once the goal is achieved. We enjoy the journey of growing together with our clients and colleagues.