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Hugh Thompson

Maples Fiduciary Singapore
work 1 Raffles Place, #36-01 One Raffles Place 048616 Singapore
Global Head
work, pref+65 6436 6911
cell+65 9668 8748


Hugh is Global Head of Maples Fiduciary and is based in the Singapore office. Having worked in banking and fiduciary services for over 25 years, Hugh has extensive experience of a wide range of financial products and offshore financing vehicles. He has been involved in the closing and subsequent administration of numerous offshore structures including securitisations, CLOs, trusts, hedge funds, asset finance and private equity funds.

Professional Background

Hugh joined MaplesFS in 1999 and moved to Singapore in 2013. From 2011 to 2013, he was located in our Cayman office where he was responsible for Maples Fiduciary in Cayman and the Middle East. For two years from 2009, Hugh was located in Hong Kong overseeing MaplesFS Asia and the Middle East. Prior to joining MaplesFS in 1999, he had worked for Dai-Ichi Kangyo Bank, United Bank of Kuwait, Hill Samuel Bank and Chemical Bank in London in risk management, audit and credit roles.


Chartered Certified Accountancy, 1993.

City of London Polytechnic, UK, BA (Hons), Business Studies (Finance), 1988.

Categories: Singapore, Executive Management, Global Business Heads

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