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Capital | Advisory | RESEARCH

"The Philippines has long been one of the best macro or secular growth stories in the region. Sustained reforms and prudent macroeconomic policies have supported strong GDP growth and macroeconomic stability."
Nick Ferres, CIO Vantage Point Asset Management

The Philippines finally got its first gold medal after nearly a century of competing

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MSCI Philippines return on equity (profitability) is comparable to the World Index down from a superior trend over most of the decade post 2008. However, the Philippines now trades at a 40% discount to world equities and not far above Asian crisis levels in relative valuation terms. Potential growth is higher due to still low credit penetration and favourable demographics.

Read our latest special feature article from Nick Ferres, CIO of Vantage Point Asset Management, ex-Goldman Sachs Investment Strategist and Portfolio Manager...

What We Do

Our role is to listen to our clients and guide them through their plans for expansion into SE Asia and in particular the Philippines. Our role is to then find the right entry strategy be that: partners, JV’s, raising equity, launch clients or simply advice on how to approach what can often be a complicated market.

Our Expertise

We are realists. We can't know everything, but we pride ourselves on our very large global network. Our role is to open that network to our clients. As individuals, we have specific areas of expertise; as a firm we have a very strong background in Banking, Financial Services, Fintech, Payments, SaaS, E-commerce, Software Development, Telecoms, MediaTech.

CURRENT PROJECTS

Integrated Payments Solutions for Property Developers
  • Series B Capital raise.
  • Series B early convertible note.
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Innovative KYC Solutions for
Emerging and Developed Markets

  • Philippines Market Entry
  • Channel Partnerships
  • Growth Capital
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The First Mortgage Broking Platform in the Philippines

  • Growth Capital
  • Strategy
  • Banking Expertise
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Electric Bikes for Urban Centres by Monthly Subscription
  • Capital Raise
  • Market Entry
  • Partner Selection
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Financial Inclusion for All - on line off line anywhere.
  • Capital Raise
  • Partner acquisition
  • Banking Relationship
  • PH Launch customers
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Hospitality Point-Of-Sales System
  • Business Development
  • Market Expansion
  • Partners
  • Equity Raise
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High-tech Sportswear
  • Capital Raise 
  • Philippines Partner
  • Master Licence Holders 
  • Business Development
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We turn designers into software engineers
  • US$ 2mil Convertible Note
  • Pre Series A
  • 20% discount to series A
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Processing for the future
  • AUD 110 mil raise.
  • Agri/food processing plant
  • State of the art
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The World's First Residential Real Estate Stock Exchange
  • Fintech/Proptech
  • Innovative Property Finance Exchange
  • Series A Capital Raise
  • GBP 1.5 mil
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Payments - that collect receipt data and do the business of claims
  • Series A $3mil.
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Bespoke Accessories
  • Equity Capital Raise 
  • Stock Purchase Debt Finance
  • Master / Territory Franchise owners
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Medical Tourism for Male Longevity and Wellbeing

  • Market Entry
  • Growth Marketing
  • Partner Selection

Our TEAM

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Mark Forsyth

With over 35 years of international business experience, and 20+ in the Asia-Pacific region, Mark has a wealth of experience. His broad expertise covers: M&A, Restructuring, Startup coaching, VC and Market Development. His experience covers, Logistics, Banking and Finance, E-commerce, Fintech and Media Tech.

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Adam Breen

For 20+ years, Adam has worked in senior strategy and technology roles, across multiple industry sectors including: Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, Wealth Management, Payments, Sports Betting (Gaming), Real Estate, Health, and E-Learning. He has deep expertise in software engineering and systems architecture, and in leading both technical and business teams in Australia and the Philippines.

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Melita Quitaleg

Melita is an Office Manager and is essential to supporting our team in getting sh*t done. Melita’s experience across many industries, including web development, construction and natural therapies have resulted in a multi-disciplinary skill set that make her the perfect pocket knife for every occasion. A licensed welder on massive construction projects, Melita’s experience in her home of Manila brings a point of view to our work that is grounded in lived experience. Melita is essential to the smooth running of our operations – her obsession with organization has proven transformative to our business.
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Sophie Brown

Sophie joins Alamat as our industry expert on Property Development & Finance, both commercial and residential specialising in the UK and Europe and based in Singapore. With a wealth of experience in structured finance, turnarounds and strategic advisory. Additionally, Sophie works with a large network of Private Equity funds and family offices in Europe. PwC trained ACA.