Simeon Ken R. Ferrer

Simeon Ken R. Ferrer

Head of Corporate Services Department


  • Banking, Finance & Securities
  • Corporate Services & Business Transactions
  • Investments, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate

WSG Practice Industries


SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan

WSG Leadership

WSG Regional Council
Past Member
DealMaker Group
WSG in Asia Group
WSG Main Group
Compliance Group
WSG Coronavirus Task Force Group

Bar Admissions

admitted, 1982, Philippines


University of the Philippines (B.S.B.E.; LL.B.); University of Michigan (LL.M.).
Areas of Practice

Banking, Finance & Securities | Corporate Services & Business Transactions | Investments, Mergers & Acquisitions | Real Estate | Telecommunications

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

Named as a leading lawyer in Euromoney Leading Capital Market Lawyers (2000-2002) and AsiaLaw Profiles (1997), in the areas of commercial and corporate law.

Professional Associations

Philippine Bar Association.
Integrated Bar of the Philippines.

Professional Activities and Experience

Foreign Attorney, Sullivan & Cromwell, New York, 1985-86

Corporate Services Department Client Bulletin: Recent SEC Issuances
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2020

This is a briefing of the latest COVID-19 related issuances of the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) as of 8 July 2020: A.1. Filing of General Information Sheet (“GIS”) and Audited Financial Statements (“AFS”) A.2. Extension of Deadline for Filing of AFS of Corporations within the Jurisdiction of SEC Cebu Extension Office B...

Client Bulletin No. 28 (Updates on COVID-19 related PH Issuances): Recent IPOPHL, SEC, BSP Issuances
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, July 2020

This is a briefing on the issuances as of July 29, 2020 on the following matters in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic: A. Intellectual Property Office (IPOPHL) Further Extends until August 4 the Deadline for Filings and Payments Due for the Period of July 20-30, 2020 B. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Discourages Physical Filing of Mandatory Disclosure Form (MDF) which is Due on July 31, 2020 C...

Corporate Governance in the Time of COVID-19: Navigating New Horizons
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, May 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced companies to change the way that they do business. The fact that the National Capital Region is currently under a Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ),[1] and prior to that, was under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) for two months since 16 March 2020, makes it difficult for Philippine domestic corporations to navigate the Philippine business landscape and conduct business as usual...