Serene graduated from the National University of Singapore with an LLB (Hons) degree, and was admitted to the Singapore Bar as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court in 2000.
She started her career in legal practice, in the area of corporate and commercial law, with particular focus in corporate finance. She has been involved in corporate acquisitions and restructuring and has advised issuers and issue managers on initial public offerings in Singapore.
Prior to joining SP, she was an in-house legal counsel with a multi-national company in the FMCG industry, business partnering the supply chain organisation.
Serene joined SP in 2015 and is a Senior Lecturer teaching law modules in the SP Business School.