CNPLaw LLP acts as counsel for the launch of the Wavemaker Pacific Fund

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CNPLaw LLP acts as counsel for the launch of the Wavemaker Pacific Fund

Date Published: 13 September 2017

The Team Advising on The Case:  Bill JamiesonAmit Dhume, and Jason Su.


CNPLaw LLP (“CNP”), formerly known as Colin Ng & Partners LLP, acted as lead counsel for the launch of Wavemaker Pacific 1 Pte. Ltd. (“WPPL“), a Singapore domiciled, Asia Pacific focussed fund that seeks to realise long-term capital appreciation for its investors primarily by making venture capital investments in the securities of private companies primarily engaged in high technology industries, including enterprise software, mobile, internet of things, marketplace and related industries.

CNPLaw was responsible for the documentation and regulatory matters for WPPL. WPPL is offered to high net worth individuals and corporations, and is managed by Wavemaker Pacific Partners Pte. Ltd.


CNPLaw’s Investment Funds Lawyers

Bill Jamieson is a Partner at CNPLaw LLP. Bill is an English lawyer who is also registered to practise Singapore law in the areas of corporate law, banking and finance and securities laws. He enjoys working in the diverse and dynamic Asian market and helping his clients to achieve their goals.

    Bill’s practice focuses on corporate financing transactions, investment funds, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and employment law matters. His experience includes 10 years in the City of London and over 20 years in Asia. Before joining CNP, Bill was a partner in a well-known international law firm. He is recommended lawyer for Corporate and M&A, Banking and Finance, Investment Funds and Labour and Employment in Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021. Bill is one of the firm’s contacts for Interlaw, a network of independent full-service corporate law firms ranked by Chambers and Partners in its highest category, “Elite”, amongst all global law firm networks.

    Amit Dhume Partner at CNPLaw LLP


      Amit’s practice focuses on corporate law, investment funds, mergers and acquisitions and regulatory and compliance matters. He has over 15 years’ experience in these areas of law. Amit’s expertise has been recognised in Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2021 as a Recommended Lawyer for Corporate and M&A as well as Investment Funds. In December 2016, Amit was named by Singapore Business Review as one of the 70 most influential lawyers in Singapore under the age of 40.

      We provide legal advisory services to fund managers, investors and investee companies in relation to both open-end funds and closed-end funds that deal with a variety of asset classes and employ different investment strategies including hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds, mutual funds, commodity funds and exchange traded funds.

      At CNPLaw, we understand that the current rapid advances in technology are significantly disrupting the way businesses operate and forcing them to evolve to stay relevant. In this fast-changing world, our clients will need lawyers that they can rely on to help them navigate the challenges and stay ahead of the technology game.

      Our technology law team constantly monitors the latest technological developments and assesses how they might impact our clients’ businesses. Our mission is to help our clients respond to and embrace these changes to enable them to thrive in this new environment.

      We provide our clients with end-to-end, intuitive advice on all forms of technology and e-commerce related transactions.