Peggy Wang

Partner, London

Biography

Peggy Wang provides “leadership and advice on complex transactions” and is “very customer-focused.”
The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2014

Overview

A partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity practice, Peggy advises clients on public and private M&A, including hybrid equity and other structured investments.

Her extensive track record in this space, which spans a period of more than 18 years, has made her a valued resource for major private equity houses, financial institutions and corporates.

Fluent in Mandarin and qualified both in the US and Hong Kong, the international dimension to Peggy's work is further underlined by her experience practicing in New York.

Prior to joining White & Case in 2015, Peggy was a partner at another leading global law firm.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
District of Columbia Bar
Hong Kong
England and Wales (Registered Foreign Lawyer)
Education
JD/LLM
Duke University School of Law
BA
University of Michigan

Ann Arbor

Languages
English
Mandarin

Experience

Bank of Ayudhya
Advised Bank of Ayudhya, one of the largest banks in Thailand, on its acquisition of Hattha Kaksekar, a leading Cambodian micro finance institution.

Suzhou Dongshan Precision Manufacturing (DSBJ)
Advised Suzhou Dongshan Precision Manufacturing Co., Ltd. ("DSBJ"), one of the largest suppliers of precision sheet metal components headquartered in Suzhou, China, on its $610 million acquisition of Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc., an Irvine, CA based global provider of high-quality, technologically advanced flexible printed circuits and assemblies.

The Carlyle Group
Advised The Carlyle Group, as a member of a PE consortium, on its proposed RMB2.39 billion (approx. US$385.5 million) sale of 22.13% of equity interest in the budget hotel chain 7 Days Group to Shanghai Jin Jiang Hotels.

The Carlyle Group*
Advised The Carlyle Group on its acquisition of a 49 percent stake in PNB Housing Finance from Destimoney Enterprises Private Ltd., a subsidiary of New Silk Route-controlled Destimoney Enterprises.

Baring Private Equity Asia*
Advised Baring Private Equity Asia on its investment in a PRC healthcare business.

Noble Group*
Advised Noble Group on the US$1.5 billion sale of 51 percent of its agricultural division to COFCO.

Fortis Healthcare*
Advised Fortis Healthcare on its US$357 million sale of Quality Healthcare to BUPA.

AIG*
Advised AIG on the disposal of its consumer finance businesses in Asia.

*Matters prior to joining White & Case

Awards and Recognition

Recommended Lawyer, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2014
Private Equity, Corporate (including M&A) – Hong Kong