Tan Chong Huat is the Senior Partner and one of the founding members of RHTLaw Asia LLP, a leading full services legal practice with an Asia Pacific presence. He is the Non-Executive Chairman of RHT Group of Companies which is involved in sectors such as Fintech & Financial Services, Training, Learning & Development, Consulting & Advisory and Wealth & Asset Management. Chong Huat is also the chairman of China-ASEAN Business Alliance, a regionally focused think tank and business network. He was also the chairman of RHT Rajan Menon Foundation which serves causes such as Arts & Sports, Disadvantaged Groups, Education and Sustainability. Chong Huat was the managing partner of KhattarWong & Partners, and RHTLaw TaylorWessing LLP, and was a member of the global board of TaylorWessing LLP.
Chong Huat has extensive experience in corporate, banking and project finance law in Singapore and the region, and acted in numerous significant corporate transactions in the areas of IPOs, RTOs, MBOs, restructuring, M&As, and financing of major real estate and infrastructure in Asia. He has been named frequently a leading practitioner in many reputable professional publications, including IFLR1000 and Legal 500 Asia Pacific.
Over the years he has successfully invested in start-ups, SMEs and listed companies. He is also knowledgeable and passionate in blockchain, distributed ledger and related technologies, and cryptocurrencies having invested into 2 digital exchanges which apply the DLT technology. Notably he is the Chairman of SDAX Financial Pte Ltd.
He is an avid golfer and the President of the Singapore Golf Association.