Interview in Robb Report: The Finish Line

Alpadis Group CEO Alain Esseiva was recently interviewed by Robb Report, where he discusses the role ultramarathons play in developing his leadership skills and keeping him grounded

Singapore companies to file with new Central Register of Controllers

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New requirements form part of efforts to maintain transparency and Singapore’s reputation as a financial hub All companies in Singapore are required to file information on a new Central Register of Controllers, Singapore’s Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) announced last week. Unless exempted, local, foreign companies and limited liability partnerships (LLPs) will need to […]

Registers of company controllers and nominators set up by Singapore regulator

Plans for a central non-public register of controllers announced by Singapore’s Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) A non-public register of controllers will be set up, according to ACRA, in addition to legislation aimed at requiring the disclosure of the particulars of nominators of nominee shareholders. The new requirements will be put in place in […]

Alpadis Group bolsters Swiss team and opens branch in Neuchâtel

Alpadis Group hires Michel Frutiger and Jacques Oguey as Senior Trust Officers Alpadis Group today announces the opening of its branch in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, and the hiring of Michel Frutiger and Jacques Oguey who will provide trust and company administration as well as Family Office services from Alpadis Group’s new office. “Both Michel and Jacques […]

What to watch out for in the Singapore Budget 2020

The Singapore Budget 2020 is due to be announced today. Aside from some measures to help companies affected by the ongoing coronavirus situation, there will be a number of initiatives that could affect local companies. Below are five areas that we could see addressed in this year’s Singapore Budget: Digitisation Like last year, the government […]

Singapore introduces grant scheme to drive Variable Capital Company (VCC) adoption

On January 15, 2020, the Variable Capital Companies Act 2018 (“VCC Act”) and its subsidiary legislation came into force to introduce a new legal framework for variable capital companies (VCCs). VCCs allow funds to be set up as a standalone, or as an umbrella entity with one or more sub-funds with different investment objectives, assets, […]

Why would you choose Singapore to set up your Family Office?

A Family Office is one of the best vehicles for HNW families to ensure the day-to-day administration and management of their assets. A well-run family office will go beyond this and not only preserve the family’s wealth, but help to protect, transfer and grow it. For many wealthy families around the world, the location of […]

A conversation on Family Offices in Asia with Dominik Heer

Dominik Heer is the COO of Alpadis Group, based in Singapore. An expert on Family Offices, Dominik works with the Alpadis Group Singapore and regional teams to advise family offices around the region and beyond, offering expert counsel on how to structure their office, tax incentives, fund administration, succession planning, relocation and more. Here, Dominik […]