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POSTPONED TILL FURTHER NOTICE! IR Intelligence in the Marketplace (27 February 2020)
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Issues and objectives covered:

  • Latest trends in corporate access post MIFID II
  • How Nasdaq is helping global companies run IR program
  • Latest trends/regulations in Shareholder Analysis within Singapore
  • Introduction to Nasdaqs Strategic Capital Intelligence Program and ESG Advisory

This event is complimentary for IRPAS members and only S$30 for non-members. Register early to secure your place!
Join us for networking drinks after the session!


15.45 Registrations

Chair person

  • Mr. Harold Woo - President, IRPAS

IR Intelligence in the Marketplace

  • Mr. Matthew Rafter - Vice President, APAC & EMEA, Nasdaq
  • Mr. Robert Giuliano - Sales Manager- Asia Pacific, Nasdaq Corporate Services, Nasdaq
17.15 Q&A session
17.30 Post-Event Networking - Drinks & Finger Food sponsored by Nasdaq

About the Speaker

Mr. Matthew Rafter - Vice President, APAC & EMEA, Nasdaq
Matthew Rafter oversees the Nasdaq Corporate Solutions business for Asia-Pacific & EMEA based in Hong Kong and was previously managing the Thomson Reuters Corporate Solutions business in APAC. Matthew has over 17 years experience within the financial services industry working within Investor Relations, Corporate Communications and Corporate Strategy. Over this period Matthew has been advising companies on structuring investor relations programs to drive greater shareholder engagement, improved communications capabilities and market perception. Matthew has a deep understanding of shareholder advisory across global disclosure and non-disclosure markets and targeting for investor outreach, roadshows and trend analysis. Matthew is also experienced in the areas of shareholder intelligence for Corporate Actions work such as Capital Raisings, M&A, Proxy advisory and IPOs.

Mr. Robert Giuliano - Sales Manager- Asia Pacific, Nasdaq Corporate Services, Nasdaq
Robert has over 15 years experience engaging with investor relations teams, company secretaries, institutional investors and listed companies. Over this period Robert has been advising listed companies on structuring investor relations programs to drive greater shareholder engagement, improved communications capabilities, market perception, capital raisings, M&A activity, Proxy/AGM risk advisory and initial public offerings. He was previously a business development manager with Thomson Reuters & has also held a position within the National Australia Bank Treasury Markets team. He holds a Bachelor of Science and a Post Graduate Degree in Finance and Investment.

About the Chairperson

Mr. Harold Woo is ex-Senior Advisor for Investor & Partner Relations in CapitaLand Limited. He joined CapitaLand in 2003 and relinquished his position as Senior Vice President, Investor Relations in June 2015. Post retirement from CapitaLand in May 2017, he assumed a senior advisory role at WeR1 Consultants Pte Ltd, a boutique investor relations, corporate strategy and media communications company, from September 2017 till October 2018. He has almost 20 years of stockbroking experience in institutional sales, securities trading and investment research. From 1990 to 1999, he was with Vickers Ballas & Co Pte Ltd, progressing from Director of Institutional Sales to Global Head of Institutional Sales. Prior to 1990, he was Associate Director at James Capel Far East Limited, an international stockbroker. From 1981 to 1985, he was research manager at Ong & Co Pte Ltd. Harold garnered the Best IRO award in IR Magazine South East Asia Awards in 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2011. In 2012, he was named as one of 25 Best IROs of last 25 years by IR Magazine. In December 2015, he was bestowed a Lifetime Achievement Award by IR Magazine. He is on the judging panels for IR Magazine Awards 2017 and 2018 - South East Asia and Greater China self-nomination categories. He served as the Honorary Secretary of the Securities Investors Association (Singapore) (SIAS) from 2015 - 2017. Harold is on the faculty for the Listed Entity Director Programme conducted by the Singapore Institute of Directors (SID). He received his Master of Science in Management Science from Imperial College, University of London.

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Location Nasdaq Singapore, 20 Collyer Quay, #17-01, Singapore, 049319
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