Our Professionals

Benjamin Wang

Benjamin Wang

Partner: Commercial Department
Tel : +852 2825 2675
Fax : +852 2845 9294
Email : benjaminwang@gallantho.com
Address : 5/F Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong

Education and Qualifications
  • B.A. (Hons.) Johns Hopkins University, Phi Beta Kappa
  • M.A. Johns Hopkins University
  • J.D. University of Michigan
  • Admitted in New York (2010)
  • Solicitor of Hong Kong (2018)
Experience

Capital Markets

  • Advising a Mongolian conglomerate in connection with its USD650 million initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Advising bulge bracket financial institutions in connection with a Taiwanese tech company’s USD500 million Rule 144A/Reg S global depositary shares offering
  • Representing established renewal energy entity and apparel brand in China on their listing of shares on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and Rule 144A/Regulation S global offering
  • Advising pharmaceutical and food and beverage brands in Hong Kong on their listing of shares on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Advising a construction parts company in China in connection with its USD300 million senior notes offering
  • Representing issuers and underwriters on various debt and equity issuances, including a leading Singaporean company’s S$790 million exchangeable bond offering and a state-owned Korean bank’s SEC-registered Schedule B dual-tranche offering of USD2.25 billion
  • Advising a consortium of underwriters in connection with a leading food company’s USD300 million Rule 144A/Reg S senior notes offering
  • Advising established logistics companies in China in connection with their RMB800 million and US$300 million, bond offerings, respectively

Corporate and M&A

  • Advising an industry-leading U.S. technology company in its US$1.5 billion investment in China
  • Advising the private equity entity of a bulge bracket financial institution in its share acquisition of a renewal energy company in China
  • Advising investment entities under leading technology companies in China in various early-stage investments in financial technology companies
  • Advising on Listing Rules and Securities and Futures Ordinance compliance and preparing compliance documentation
  • Advising on corporate re-structuring and re-organization, including pre-IPO strategic investments
  • Advising on start-up incubation joint ventures, shareholding structures, class rights, investment arrangements and financing strategies involving listed companies and private equities
  • Advising on and preparing legal documentation in relation to mergers and acquisitions

Others

  • Advising family offices and high net worth individuals on estate planning and general corporate matters
  • Advising trustees, protectors and investment managers on their rights, powers and obligations
  • Advising on share award scheme and drafting employee incentive scheme rules and trust deeds
  • Preparing fund administration and custodian agreements
Languages
Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin) and English