Dr Alexander Ressos

Managing Director
Registered Foreign Lawyer (Singapore)

Dr Alexander Ressos is the managing director of Ressos Legal Pte. Ltd. An international corporate and tax lawyer, Dr Ressos has extensive experience in advising clients from the U.S., South Korea, Thailand, Japan, China, Russia, Europe, and Latin America.

His diverse, global client base includes growth-stage tech companies, startups, founders and investors, but also listed corporations and medium-sized companies, family-owned businesses and wealthy families, financial institutions, asset managers and family offices. Dr Alexander Ressos has also advised government authorities on legislative projects in the area of financial market regulation.

Dr Ressos has been living in Asia since 2006 and has a deep understanding of the legal and business environment of the region. He combines legal excellence with a pragmatic, commercial approach and a deep understanding of technology. Alexander is a frequent speaker at the leading blockchain and crypto related conferences globally.

Prior to founding Ressos, Dr Alexander Ressos worked for Clifford Chance and other firms in Frankfurt, Dubai, Jersey and Singapore. He studied in Bonn, Lausanne, Cologne, London and Paris, and holds a Ph.D. in capital markets and insurance law.

Qualifications
  • Registered Foreign Lawyer (Singapore)
Practice Areas
  • Blockchain and cryptocurrency 
  • Venture Capital  
Background
  • Corporate/M&A lawyer at Clifford Chance and other firms, partner at an international firm in Singapore
Languages
  • English
  • German
Memberships
  • Law Society of Singapore (Associate Member, Member of the Anti-Money Laundering Committee 2017-2021)
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) (Full Member)