Pooja Sinha

Partner of GLS Law Firm

Pooja is a Partner in GLS Law Firm, an “innovator” law firm founded by a former “BigLaw” team and part of the GLS Group, a leading legal services disruptor that was recently recognized by the Financial Times in connection with their “Innovation in Business Law” award.

Having trained at and then qualified in Clifford Chance, London, she relocated to Asia with Linklaters and was thereafter part of O’Melveny’s award-winning Singapore office launch team. She has closed 100+ transactions across Europe, the Middle East and SE Asia and has been recognized for her work on several pathbreaking transactions by the International Financial Law Review and other industry publications.

She is a finance specialist and is experienced in equity, debt and hybrid financings. She has advised on several start-up financings in the cryptocurrency space including a recent first-of-its-kind asset-linked security token issue.

She speaks frequently on panels and her recent relevant speaking engagements include:

  • Speaker, IWIRC-organised Panel on “Disruption in the Legal Services Industry: Are you Ready for It?”, July 2018, Singapore.
  • Speaker, Panel on the “Future of the Crypto-economy”, 2018 World Blockchain Summit, Singapore, August, 2018.
  • Moderator, "Traditional Dispute Resolution and the Digital Economy", Conference on the “Future of the Token Economy”, Singapore University of Social Sciences, Singapore, November, 2018.