DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Raja, Darryl & Loh

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Established corporate team, regularly acting for both domestic and international clients on mandates such as M&A and joint ventures. Often handles cross-border deals, including advising on the Malaysian part of global mergers. Has particularly strong expertise in the life sciences and education sectors.

Work highlights

Advised WPP on the Malaysian aspects of its USD3.1 billion disposal of a 60% stake in Kantar to Bain Capital Private Equity.

Notable practitioners

Chew Phye Keat is the main points of contact for clients.

Department Information

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Overview

Our corporate department provides a wide range of services to financial institutions, multinationals, public listed companies, corporations, small and medium enterprises and individuals.

Corporate Finance & Capital Markets

We assist clients with due diligence and documentation for corporate exercises such as:

  • initial public offerings
  • issuance of private debt securities
  • rights, warrants and bonus issues
  • capital injections, alliances and restructurings
  • loan restructuring
  • unit trusts - we act for the majority of the unit trust companies in Malaysia, and handle all aspects of documentation and advisory work

Mergers and Acquisitions

We have acted on M&A across a range of sectors including:

  • Construction
  • Education
  • Financial services
  • Infrastructure
  • Hospitality
  • Insurance
  • IT
  • Manufacturing
  • Oil & Gas
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Professional Services
  • Securities
  • Telecommunications
  • Transport

Corporate and Commercial

Among the matters that we advise on are:

  • Aircraft leasing
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Incorporation & corporate governance
  • Insolvency & corporate restructuring
  • Joint Ventures
  • Privatisation/Corporatisation
  • Shareholders’ Agreements
  • Securities offerings

It should also be noted that we are especially equipped to advise on aviation, financial technology and healthcare – specialist areas that few other firms are specifically experienced in.

Members

Chew, Phye Keat

Chong, Kok Seng

Chong, Mei Mei

Tai, Chu Wei

Teh, Joyce

Wong, Quan Sean

Industries

Aerospace

Automobiles

Chemicals

Construction & Materials

Education

Energy

Financial Services

Healthcare

Insurance

Manufacturing

Oil & Gas

Pharmaceuticals

Software

Corporate/M&A Department

Raja, Darryl & Loh

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Department location

Level 26, Menara Hong Leong

No. 6, Jalan Damanlela

Bukit Damansara

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia

50490

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