Shearman And Sterling

Event May 21, 2020

Southeast Asia M&A Webinar

  • Webinar

Partner Li Chen (Beijing/Hong Kong-Mergers & Acquisitions) was a panelists at the “Southeast Asia M&A Webinar” on May 21. Partner Karl Pires (Tokyo-Mergers & Acquisitions) moderated the panel discussion. Together with Sylvette Tankiang and Franchette Acosta, senior partners from Villaraza & Angangco, the panelists provided an overview of key issues arising in M&A transactions in Southeast Asia including the impact of COVID-19.

Topics covered included: 

  • Trends and regulatory issues on inbound and outbound transactions in Southeast Asia
  • Recent need-to-know regulatory changes in the Philippines
  • The challenges and opportunities for Chinese investors
  • Case studies: sharing of recent experiences

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