Siyuan Pan | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Siyuan Pan
 Siyuan Pan

Siyuan Pan

Associate, Beijing

T +86 10 5912 9600

E span@whitecase.com

Overview

Siyuan Pan specializes in foreign direct investment transactions, inbound and outbound mergers and acquisitions, and corporate matters.

Bars and Courts

  • China
  • New York State Bar

Education

  • LLM, Boston University
  • Bachelor of Law, Beijing University

Languages

  • English
  • Mandarin

Experience

Haier Group, a Chinese multinational consumer electronics and home appliance company, in its NZ$927 million takeover of Fisher & Paykel Appliances Holdings Limited, based in New Zealand. Our role included the corporate takeover, intellectual property advice and acquisition financing for the bid. Haier Group raised a US$500 million guaranteed bridge loan from syndication arranged by Australia and New Zealand Banking Group.

Haier Group, in its acquisition of a portion of Sanyo’s consumer electronic appliance businesses, including relevant intellectual property, work force, IT systems and distribution channels. This matter was named "Deal of the Year 2011" by China Business Law Journal and won an Honorable Mention in ASIAN-MENA COUNSEL (2012).

MI Energy Corporation, an oil extraction company, in its financing to, and acquisition of a participating interest in, an oil and gas company in Kazakhstan.

Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) in its US$ 3.28 billion joint venture with China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) to acquire and operate a new petrochemical complex adjacent to Sinopec’s existing refineries in the coastal municipality of Tianjin, which will consist of a one million ton per annum ethylene cracker and downstream derivative units that will produce 2.2 million tons of chemical and petrochemical products annually. This deal won the "Deal of the Year 2009" award by Asian Counsel.

Quad-C Management, Inc. in its acquisition of a 50 percent interest in the InterWrap Group, a global manufacturer of innovative coated woven products and diverse multi-layer laminated reinforced plastic substrates.