Shifeng Ni

Associate, Hong Kong SAR

Biography

Overview

Shifeng Ni is an associate in our Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity practice, based in Hong Kong.

Shifeng's practice focuses on advising corporate clients and private equity clients on M&A matters, including mergers, buyouts, joint ventures, going-private transactions, strategic investments and private equity transactions. He also focuses on securities offerings and other corporate and financial matters.

Bars and Courts
Registered Foreign Lawyer, Hong Kong
New York State Bar
Education
JD
Columbia Law School
Languages
English
Mandarin

Experience

His experience* includes representation of:

Private Equity/M&A

  • 58.com on its going-private transaction
  • Tencent on its convertible notes investment with Dragoneer in Farfetch
  • Tencent and Tencent Music Entertainment's on its strategic investment in Universal Music Group
  • Tencent on its strategic investment in JD.com
  • Trustbridge on its strategic investment in various companies in China
  • Royal Bank of Canada on its disposal of a Hong Kong asset
  • Reignwood on its debt-equity conversion investment in a Singapore company
  • A consortium of investors led by Tencent in their US$800 million equity investment in Chinese online property listing platform Beike Zhaofang
  • L Capital and JD.com in their acquisition of US$175 million convertible note in Secoo Holding Limited, a Nasdaq listed luxury online platform
  • JD.com and Tencent in their acquisition of US$863 million equity interest in Vipshop Holdings
  • Wonder Auto in its attempt to acquire the starter department of Bosch

US Capital Markets

  • NIU Technologies in its initial public offering and listing on the Nasdaq Global Market
  • NIO Inc. in its initial public offering and listing on the NYSE
  • OneSmart International Education Group in its initial public offering and listing on the NYSE
  • Jianpu Technology Inc. in its initial public offering and listing on the NYSE
  • Secoo Holding Limited in its initial public offering and listing on the Nasdaq Global Market
  • Daqo New Energy Corp. in its SEC registered follow-on equity offerings
  • YY Inc. in its SEC registered follow-on equity offerings
  • Baidu, Inc. in its SEC registered offerings of senior unsecured notes of US$1.5 billion

*Includes experience prior to joining White & Case