Andrew Ang is the head of the firm’s corporate and M&A practice, and is a partner in the private equity practice.
His main practice areas are local and cross-border M&A, corporate restructurings, joint ventures, privatisations and private equity investments.
Andrew has been involved in high-profile private equity transactions, having acted for Dymon Asia Private Equity (SE Asia) Fund II Pte Ltd in relation to its investment in Meiban Corporation, a leading injection moulding company, Nesta Investment Holdings Limited (which is controlled by a consortium comprising HOPU, Hillhouse Capital, BOCGI, Vanke and the CEO of Global Logistic Properties Limited) in the acquisition of Global Logistic Properties Limited by way of a scheme of arrangement.
He also advised ESR Funds Management (S) Limited (the manager of ESR-Reit) in the proposed merger with Viva Industrial Trust by way of a trust scheme of arrangement. The merger will create Singapore’s fourth-largest industrial REIT, with approximately S$3 billion in assets.
Andrew graduated from the University of Nottingham and is admitted as a barrister-at-law (Gray’s Inn) and to the Singapore Bar.
Andrew is recognised as a leading corporate and M&A lawyer in Chambers Global, Chambers Asia-Pacific, IFLR1000, The Legal 500, Asialaw Profiles and Asialaw Leading Lawyers as a leading Singapore practitioner in the area of corporate and M&A law.
Andrew was recognised as the Best Lawyers ‘Lawyer of the Year’ for private equity law in Singapore in 2018 and is endorsed for both corporate and M&A, and for private equity.