Templar Advisors is pleased to announce its expansion into Singapore.
Singapore’s strategic location will help further enhance our global presence and build on strong business growth.
The office will be led by Neal Thapar who has spent the past 17 years in the banking industry in senior client-facing roles at both Citi and J.P. Morgan.
Neal has deep and broad experience from his time in the banking industry. As a corporate banker and treasury sales consultant in locations across North America, Europe and Asia, Neal has built a strong expertise in nurturing and developing effective client relationships with global multinationals in a wide range of industries.
He brings an extensive skill-set in business development, client relationship management, sales, deal negotiation, effective client communication and pitching. His experience spans each of the key global financial markets having worked in London, New York, Hong Kong and Singapore. Neal holds an MBA from Wharton and a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Economics from The London School of Economics.
The founders of Templar and Hong Kong director Niels Jensen said: “So many of our existing clients are based in Singapore and South East Asia, and this allows us to serve them better as well as to continue building our business in this important region. Neal brings impressive and relevant capability, regional experience, and is a great coach and facilitator”.
On his appointment, Neal said: “I am excited to join Templar and to help existing clients as well as driving growth in the South East Asia market, building on the great business the team has already established”.
Neal has already met with many existing Templar clients and impressed them with his deep roots across industries and across the region.