Shearman & Sterling hosted a panel discussion on Investing in Europe run by our Europe and Asia M&A teams featuring presentations by Laurence Levy (London-Mergers & Acquisitions), head of our European M&A Group, Thomas König (Frankfurt-Mergers & Acquisitions), Nicolas Bombrun (Paris-Mergers & Acquisitions), and Frank Miller (London-Mergers & Acquisitions). The event moderated by Paul Strecker (Hong Kong-Mergers & Acquisitions), head of M&A and Private Equity in Asia, and Lorna X. Chen (Hong Kong-Asset Management), head of Asset Management and Investment Funds in Asia, Lee Edward (Beijing-Mergers & Acquisitions), and Sean Wang (Beijing-Project Development & Finance).
The panel covered:
Current deal terms across different European countries and comparison with Chinese practice
What wins the deal and how a Chinese investor can enhance its chances for success