G Matthew Sheridan is the managing partner of Sidley’s Singapore office and a member of the firm’s executive committee. He is also co-head of Sidley’s international corporate finance practice in Asia and works from both the firm’s Singapore and Hong Kong offices. He has lived and worked in Asia since 1994. Mr Sheridan represents underwriters and issuers, including corporate enterprises, financial institutions, governments and governmental entities in connection with corporate financings through global offerings of debt and equity securities, as well as mergers and acquisitions and corporate and distressed restructurings. He advises clients throughout the Asia Pacific region, including Indonesia, mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam. His experience includes transactions involving a broad range of sectors, including real estate, telecommunications, financial institutions, technology, transportation, metals industry, mining, forest products, consumer products, power and oil and gas.
Mr Sheridan received his LLB (Hons) from Monash University in 1986 and his BA from Hamilton College in 1981. He is admitted to practise in New York and in Victoria, Australia. He is also a Hong Kong-registered foreign lawyer and a Singapore-registered foreign lawyer.
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