Rupert Sydenham (right) Rupert Sydnenham is part of the projects group specializing in construction and energy. His experience includes a secondment to the legal department of the Airport Authority Hong Kong for 12 months advising on the new airport at Chek Lap Kok.

Andrew Taylor (below left) is part of the banking and finance team of the joint venture Lovells Lee & Lee in Singapore specializing in trade finance and structured lending in general. His appointment brings the number of partners in the team to seven.

Andrew TaylorMarc Bartel, Asia regional manager comments, "Lovells has increased the number of partners based in Asia by 50% in the last 18 months à a sign of our continued commitment to the region."