James Gaden is a Partner in the Global Corporate and Investment Funds Groups of Walkers' Hong Kong office. James has extensive experience across a broad spectrum of legal and commercial issues affecting the investment funds industry. He specialises in private equity, venture capital and hedge fund formation working predominantly with fund managers, banks, and their onshore counsel across Asia including in Hong Kong, Japan and the PRC. He also advises on structuring, acquisition, disposal and financing transactions, particularly involving investment funds and also in the digital assets space. James is also a regular speaker at various industry events.