14 Dec '12, 9am

Robert Parker Singapore investor 'named' as Soo Hoo Khoon Peng

Soo Hoo's facebook page showing his visit to Baltimore In an email seen by Decanter.com , the source says the two other shareholders in the deal are connected with Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs . The email was sent to blogger Vincent Pousson , who confirmed in conversations with the source that the main shareholder is Soo Hoo, a former director of Singapore wine company Hermitage . He left Hermitage with little notice in November, and on 5 December, according to his facebook page, since removed, he was in Baltimore, close to Monkton, the home of Parker and the headquarters of the Wine Advocate . The source also confirms the US$15m price on the deal, and that Soo Hoo will 'command and control' the Wine Advocate. In the email it is made clear the group’s interest is in the commercial possibilities of the Wine Advocate. ‘The deal was brokered by two people who have absolute...

Full article: http://www.decanter.com/news/wine-news/530713/robert-park...

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