Official Statement from St. James’s Place Wealth Management Asia: Steve Begley passes away following Singapore Triathlon

Official Statement from St. James’s Place Wealth Management Asia: Steve Begley passes away following Singapore Triathlon

Singapore, 12 September 2017: It is with deepest sadness that St. James’s Place Wealth Management Asia can confirm that Steve Begley, an Associate Partner with the company since
2015, tragically passed away on Sunday morning after experiencing cardiorespiratory failure when participating in the swim leg of the Singapore International Triathlon.

Immediate medical assistance and resuscitation were administered at the event before transportation to Singapore General Hospital for further treatment. Sadly, Steve could not be revived despite resuscitation efforts.

We are deeply saddened by this loss and the thoughts of everyone at St. James’s Place are with Steve’s family. Steve was a larger than life personality whose positive outlook was much admired by all of his colleagues.

We are currently unable to comment further and we ask that the privacy of his family is respected during this difficult time.