Associé

Eugene Y. C. Wong

Corporate & Securities, Financial Services M&A, Mergers & Acquisitions

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Eugene Wong is a partner in the Real Estate practice in Mayer Brown's Hong Kong office. Eugene represents corporations, private equity and venture capital investors and investment managers in a wide range of real estate, corporate and commercial matters. His experience includes domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, strategic alliances and corporate restructurings, with particular emphasis on the real estate sector. He also advises on real estate financing transactions and sale of first-hand properties (including residential, office, commercial, industrial and other mixed-use composite developments).

Eugene is a Notary Public in Hong Kong.  Eugene speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Expérience

  • Advised ESR Group Limited, the largest real asset manager in Asia Pacific, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, on the formation of a joint venture with Chinachem Group, with a total capital commitment from shareholders of up to HK$14 billion to develop a prime cold storage and logistics facility in Kwai Chung, Hong Kong.
  • Advised Kerry Holdings Limited on its HK$13.5 billion acquisition of the investment vehicles which own the whole or part(s) of 9 warehouses in Hong Kong.
  • Advised a consortium led by Billion Development and Project Management Limited in its HK$10.48 billion acquisition of an investment vehicle which owns “Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre” at 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon, Hong Kong. This was the largest single-block office tower transaction by deal size in Hong Kong in 2021.

Distinctions

  • Leading Individual - Real Estate (International Firms), China – Chambers Greater China Region (2024)
  • Next Generation Partner - Real Estate, Hong Kong – The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2023, 2024)
  • LMG Rising Star – Expert Guides (2015-2017)
  • Associate to watch - Corporate/M&A: Hong Kong-based – Chambers Asia Pacific (2013)

Formation

  • The University of Hong Kong, LLB

Inscription au Barreau

  • England and Wales
  • Hong Kong

Langues

  • Anglais
  • Cantonais
  • Mandarin
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