A member of the Firm's Corporate practice, Andy has advised clients on a wide range of transactions, including cross-border M&A, private equity, public takeover, China outbound investment, joint venture, divestiture, auction sale, technology licensing, PIPE, pre-IPO investment, pre-IPO financing, notifiable transaction, connected transaction, corporate restructuring, VIE structure, spin-off, IPO, delisting, listing by way of introduction, debt issuance, rights issue, open offer, international sales of goods, and tolling.

Andy also advises on antitrust, listing compliance, corporate governance and data privacy, and conducts director and compliance training sessions from time to time.

Prior to joining Dentons in June 2016, Andy worked in the Hong Kong and Beijing offices of two US law firms.

Andy is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

Experience

  • Zhejiang Geely: Advising the global automotive company on its acquisition of a controlling interest in sports car maker Lotus and a joint venture with car maker Proton in Malaysia.
  • China Aerospace Science & Industry Corp.: Advising the state-owned high-tech company on its US$160 million subscription of shares in Honghua Group, one of the world's largest assemblers of onshore oil and gas drilling rigs, under a specific mandate to become its largest shareholder.
  • BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.: Advising China-based supplier of display products and solutions on its €324 million acquisition of a controlling interest in SES-imagotag, a Paris-listed company and the leading solution provider in electronic shelf labelling and digital signage worldwide.
  • China Minmetals Corp.: Advising the Beijing-based metals and mineral trading company on an internal re-organization of more than US$10 billion of global assets under management by its Hong Kong investment arm.
  • Donggua Cinese Real Estate: Advising on its negotiations with pre-IPO investors, including investing vehicles of the Agricultural Bank of China, China Minsheng Financial Holding Corp. and a private investor, in connection with a convertible bonds issuance.
  • Times China: Advising HKEx- listed company engaged in property development in China on various acquisition projects to expand its land reserves in China's Guangdong province.
  • Confidential client: Advising on its acquisition of a controlling interest in a privately-owned flexible printed circuit business based in China.
  • Coach Inc.: Advising the US company famous for high-fashion leather goods on the delisting of its depositary receipts on HKEx's main board.
  • China International Capital Corporation Ltd. and Jefferies: Acted for investment banks CICC and Jefferies as joint sponsors, and for a consortium of underwriters, in the IPO of Sisram Medical, Ltd., a global provider of energy-based medical aesthetic treatment systems, and the associated spin-offs from Fosun International and Fosun Pharma. The Sisram IPO was the first-ever listing of an Israeli company on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. The China Business Law Journal selected the transaction as a 2017 Deal of the Year.
  • Yunnan Provincial Energy: Advising leading state-owned energy company based in Yunnan Province, China, on its dual-tranche offering of US$440 million of notes (US$310 million of 3.50% guaranteed notes due 2019 and US$130 million of 4.25% guaranteed notes due 2021).
  • Pan-United Corp.: Advising the investment holding company engaged in concrete and logistics businesses on the proposed de-merger and separate listing, on the main board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, of a Singaporean-incorporated subsidiary engaged in port business in China,.
  • SFund International Holdings, Ltd.: Advising on its HK$340 million subscription of approximately 504 million shares in Yuan Heng Gas, an HKEx-listed investment holding company engaged in natural gas-related businesses. The share amount represents 7.73% of its enlarged issued share capital.