Counsel

Jacqueline’s areas of practice encompass mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate restructurings. She also advises on general corporate law. She has acted for private equity funds and strategic corporate clients across a broad spectrum of industries in a variety of transactions, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions.

Jacqueline is concurrently a Counsel of Allen & Gledhill LLP and a Director of Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar). Prior to joining Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar), she started her career in the Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions Department of Allen & Gledhill LLP in 2010. Jacqueline has experience advising on cross-border transactions and is recognised as a Notable Practitioner by IFLR1000 for her work in Myanmar.

Work Highlights

  • Acted for the sellers in the acquisition by Thai Beverage Public Co of a 75 per cent. stake in the Myanmar Distillery Co group of companies (the largest whisky player in Myanmar) in a deal worth US$742 million.
  • Acted for International Language and Business Centre Company Limited in an equity investment of approximately US$60 million from a major investment fund for a minority stake.
  • Acted for the sellers in the MMK19.4 billion sale of 65 per cent. stake in Yankin Kyay-Oh Group of Companies Limited to Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd..

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