Since 1985, Raja has been involved in, and has led, numerous insolvency and restructuring assignments requiring turnaround skills, taking over management of on-going businesses, divestment of assets, and developing schemes of arrangement. Raja has consistently achieved successful outcomes for companies and their creditors over the years. He has acquired extensive general and operational management experience involving dealing with complex financial, strategic and legal issues. Raja also has substantial experience in investigations and litigation support.

Raja was previously the ASEAN leader for insolvency and restructuring for a big 4 firm. and after this time, he moved on to set up a smaller independent practice in the same field. He was instrumental in the joining of that practice with EisnerAmper.

Raja’s assignments have been varied and in industries across the spectrum, and of all sizes, including real estate, retail, construction and manufacturing. He regularly advises directors, syndicates of banks, bond holders and creditors on distress files.

Qualifications, memberships and other achievements

  • Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, UK.
  • Fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA)
  • Member, INSOL.
  • Fellow and Director, Insolvency Practitioners Association of Singapore
  • SMC Principal Mediator
  • Recognised as a Restructuring and Insolvency Expert in Who’s Who Legal: Restructuring and Insolvency 2018