Edward Poon

Associate

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Edward Poon focuses his practice on corporate finance and capital markets. His experience includes advising on Hong Kong initial public offerings, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, and general commercial matters.

Languages

  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese

Admissions

  • Hong Kong

Education

  • University of Hong Kong, PCLL; LLB

ECM Transactions

  • Akeso Biopharma in its US$383 million IPO and listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Viva Biotech (1873.HK) in its US$194 million IPO on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Hua Medicine (2552.HK) in its US$110 million IPO on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • China Securities International as the sole sponsor and sole global coordinator in FingerTango’s (6860.HK) US$133 million IPO on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • The controlling shareholder of Central China Real Estate (0832.HK) in acquiring the second largest shareholder’s entire interest in Central China Real Estate
  • China International Marine Containers in its spin-off sale of Pteris Global Limited to its China Fire Safety Enterprise Group (0445.HK)
  • An investor in the his acquisition of a Hong Kong listed PRC-based construction company by way of a mandatory general offer

Investment Funds

  • An Asian based private equity fund in its US$1.4 billion fundraising