Alan Zhang
Associate | Singapore
Alan Zhang

Alan Zhang focuses his practice on international and domestic corporate mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, projects, capital markets, financing transactions and cross-border disputes. Mr. Zhang represents and advises private and public corporates, ultra-high net worth individuals and governments across the globe.

Mergers & Acquisitions / Capital Markets / Funds

  • Clime Capital on the first close of its South East Asia Clean Energy Fund II (SEACEF II), which received US$127 million in commitments.
  • Capital Square Partners on the close of a c.US$700 million fund, and the acquisition of portfolio assets from certain funds managed by the two private equity firms CSP and Basil Technology Partners. The transaction is believed to have established one of the largest technology services dedicated funds in Asia.
  • TAG Holdings Limited and its subsidiaries, on its business combination with AGBA Acquisition Limited, a special purpose acquisition company.
  • Advising a major energy company on a joint-venture and sale & purchase deal in the Middle East.
  • Advising on the acquisition of an Indonesian mining company valued at more than US$100 million.
  • Advising on the acquisition of a Singapore manufacturing company valued at more than US$100 million.
  • Conducted due diligence work (involving Chinese documents) for a Chinese company in the acquisition of a multi-million-dollar Singapore-listed company.
  • Acting for a Chinese company in an initial public offering in Singapore worth more than US$1.2 billion.

Projects & Infrastructure

  • A multinational development bank and a local Southeast Asian government on a public private partnership tender in Southeast Asia in relation to streetlighting.
  • A multinational development bank in connection with the privatization of a hydropower plant in the Philippines.
  • Asian Development Bank in connection with a project, "Improving for Legal Framework for PPP in Kazakhstan".

Banking & Finance

  • Advising an alternative investment group on multiple financing transactions, pursuant to Share Subscription Facility agreements with listed companies in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Indonesia.
  • Advised a venture capital fund on two subscription line facilities.

Restructuring & Insolvency

  • Restructuring approximately US$3.3 billion in aggregate of debts and liabilities of a global shipping group across multiple jurisdictions.
  • Represented an Asian private equity firm in the restructuring proceedings of a multi-million-dollar sports company with operations across Asia.
  • Represented a bank in proceedings in relation to the complex insolvency of a top Asian oil trading company.
  • Advised a multi-billion-dollar financial services company in relation to shareholder matters in their Singapore joint-venture subsidiary.

General Commercial & Disputes

  • Advising a variable capital company on the replacement of their manager and directors and the drafting of relevant settlement agreements, board resolutions, regulatory and notifications.
  • Advising a fintech company on a settlement regarding their debt and security arrangement.
  • Advised a commodity trading company on a comprehensive range of corporate governance issues.
  • Advised a biotechnology company on a dispute involving company law and employment law.

Includes matters handled at Dechert or prior to joining the firm.

Services Industries
    • National University of Singapore, LL.B. (Hons), 2019
    • Yale-NUS College, B.A. (Hons), 2019
    • Singapore
    • England and Wales
    • English
    • Cantonese
    • Mandarin
    • The Law Society of Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law