Felix Sy

Felix Sy
Managing Partner | Insights Philippines Legal Advisors (IPLA)
Law

Experience
Felix’s practice focuses on project finance, resource financing, securitization, structured finance, global custody, derivatives and financial products. He advises on insurance and bancassurance transactions and products. In addition, he also focuses on project development in power/energy/renewable energy, infrastructure/utilities projects, including privatization, project development and operations, build-operate-transfer/Public Private Partnership and its variant arrangements.

Career
Previously, Felix Sy was a Partner and Head of the Banking & Finance/Insurance Practice Group at Quisumbing Torres. He was also a member of the firm’s Financial Services and Energy, Mining & Infrastructure Industry Groups as well as Baker & McKenzie’s Asia Pacific Insurance Focus Group Steering Committee. Under his leadership, Quisumbing Torres earned recognition as a Leading Firm in Banking & Finance from Chambers Asia Pacific 2012-2016, the In-House Community 2011 Firm of the Year for Banking & Finance from Asian-MENA Counsel, and the Firm of the Year 2010 from Pacific Business Press’ Asian-Counsel.

  • Cornell Law School (LL.M. Honors) (2000)
  • Ateneo de Manila University (J.D.) (1994)
  • Ateneo de Manila University (A.B. Political Science) (1989)
  • Leading Individual  in Corporate & Finance,
    Chambers Global, 2015-16
  • Leading Individual  in Banking & Finance,
    Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2013-16
  • Leading Individual  in Banking & Finance,
    IFLR 1000 2010-16
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Tagalog
Qualifications
  • Cornell Law School (LL.M. Honors) (2000)
  • Ateneo de Manila University (J.D.) (1994)
  • Ateneo de Manila University (A.B. Political Science) (1989)
Awards
  • Leading Individual  in Corporate & Finance,
    Chambers Global, 2015-16
  • Leading Individual  in Banking & Finance,
    Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2013-16
  • Leading Individual  in Banking & Finance,
    IFLR 1000 2010-16
Languages
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Tagalog