A&G News 17 May 2022
The Partners of Allen & Gledhill are pleased to announce the admission of Yong Kai Chang into the Partnership with effect from 17 May 2022. Kai will spearhead our growth in China across all industry sectors and will lead our engagements in the Chinese market, with a particular focus on helping Chinese clients invest and expand in Singapore and South-east Asia.
Kai’s areas of practice include international M&A, joint ventures and investments, capital markets, corporate and commercial advisory, private wealth, and regulatory and compliance. He also has litigation, arbitration, and dispute resolution experience. He has more than 20 years of experience leading and advising on global M&A and investment transactions, covering all aspects such as transaction structuring, due diligence, negotiations, transaction documentation, transaction implementation, post-closing integration, and regulatory and compliance. Kai has led and advised on listings and capital markets transactions on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and the Singapore Stock Exchange, on a range of issues including such as IPOs, capital raising, equity and debt issues, acquisitions and disposals, and regulatory and compliance. He is recognised by notable legal publications, such as The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific for his expertise in Corporate and M&A and IFLR1000.
Kai is Singaporean and a Permanent Resident in China. Prior to joining our Firm, he lived and worked in China for close to 18 years, practicing law in Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong SAR with leading international law firms. Most recently, Kai was based in Shanghai as a partner in a top-tier Chinese law firm, one of the few Singaporeans to have reached such heights.
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