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Singapore-Based WeR1 Consultants Appointed First

Asian Member Of International Crisis and Litigation


PR Alliance (CLCA)
SINGAPORE 9 July 2015 Singapore-based WeR1 Consultants Pte. Ltd. (WeR1) which
offers investor relations, tech PR and crisis communications services, has been appointed
the first Asian member of the international Crisis & Litigation Communicators Alliance
(CLCA or the Alliance).
The Alliance comprises professional communications consultancies from around the world,
all with proven track records in crisis and litigation public relations.
Alliance members combine their expertise for sensitive cross-border matters that call for
collaboration between litigation PR agencies in different jurisdictions. The CLCA now has
seven members in seven countries, spanning Asia, Europe and the US.
WeR1 has provided communications counsel to several high-profile legal cases and has
also led crisis management PR for companies in Malaysia, Hong Kong and India.
WeR1s founder and Managing Director, Mr. Lai Kwok Kin, was previously Chief
Correspondent of Reuters in Malaysia and also headed equities research in Malaysia for the
U.S. investment bank Merrill Lynch.
Mr Lai said: Crisis and litigation PR require experienced communications practitioners who
are also familiar with the law. We are honoured to have been invited to join the CLCA whose
members are experts with exceptional track records in their respective jurisdictions in the
United States and Europe. WeR1 looks forward to collaborating with other CLCA members
to elevate the service levels of our clients.
Ms Louise Beeson, CLCA Chairperson and Senior Consultant at London-based member firm
Bell Yard Communications, comments:
"I am delighted to welcome WeR1 as our new member. WeR1 is a quality firm in Asia with a
strong understanding of how to navigate the challenges of communicating to numerous
diverse audiences in litigation and crisis situations. I am confident WeR1 will be trustworthy
partners when clients require expert PR advice in Asia.

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Issued on 30 June 2015 by WeR1 Consultants Pte Ltd:

Media Contact:
WeR1 Consultants Pte Ltd
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About WeR1 Consultants


WeR1 Consultants is an agency specialising in four key areas Investor Relations, Tech PR, Crisis
Communications and Litigation PR. Our service is distinguished by a high level of strategy led by
senior consultants with decades of experience in media, capital markets and communications.
For further information, please visit http://www.wer1.net
About the CLCA: The Crisis & Litigation Communicators (CLCA) is an international Alliance of
specialist PR firms who are experts in crisis and litigation communications counsel in their respective
jurisdictions. Member firms include:

Bell Yard Communications in London,


Holzinger Associates in Germany,
Community in Italy,
Van Kempen PR in the Netherlands,
Hellerman Baretz in the US.

For further information, please visit www.clc-alliance.com