Singapore, 2 February 2021 – OrionW has been featured in the special edition of The Legal
500’s fivehundred online magazine, tackling the issue of doing business in a post-COVID-19
world. Published ten times a year, fivehundred gives readers an insight into the global
themes affecting the legal profession.
OrionW’s practice focuses on technology, media and telecommunications (TMT), financial
technology (FinTech) and data protection. Drawing from its experience and expertise in
these practice areas, OrionW noted the 2020 trends in the Singapore technology sector –
the expansion of Singapore companies’ digital transformation strategies, increased reliance
on telecommunications and online digital services, consolidated and expanded regulation
of Singapore’s FinTech sector, growth of blockchain adoption and enhanced focus on data
On the question of how OrionW’s clients dealt with COVID, Ms. Winnie Chang, OrionW’s
Managing Director, noted that because of the pandemic, clients in the technology sector are
seeking to improve their service offerings to address customers’ concerns. OrionW
supports these clients by working closely with them to find innovative legal and regulatory
solutions and to improve project management to increase efficiency.
Post-COVID, OrionW believes that Singapore’s technology sector will recover and thrive,
driven by the Singapore government’s long-term growth strategy and broad support in the
sector and by Singapore’s well-earned reputation as a top global FinTech hub and a
regional blockchain and data centre leader.
Please click here to read “The OrionW Perspective: Singapore’s Technology Sector Is Geared for Post-COVID Growth."