Drew & Napier wins Deal of the Year award at Singapore Business Review (SBR) Business Ranking Awards 2015

03 Dec 2015

Drew & Napier won the Deal of the Year award in the SBR Business Ranking Awards 2015 ceremony last evening held at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore.

The award is in recognition of our lawyers’ involvement in the $1.03 billion takeover of SGX-listed semiconductor company STATS ChipPAC Ltd by Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology (JCET).

Our M&A team and Banking & Finance team led by Directors Sandy Foo and Farhana Siddiqui, Associate Director Renu Menon, Associates Lin Weihong, Goh Jun Yi, Victoria Tan, Teri Tan and Tan Jin Wei acted as co-lead counsel to JCET for the highly complex deal. This deal was widely publicised, as it is one of the largest M&A deals in Singapore this year. Drew also acted on the financing aspects of the deal on the syndicated finance as well as in relation to the perpetual securities offer.

The SBR Business Ranking Awards 2015 recognises new projects and innovations which have significantly enhanced the company's business in Singapore. A judging committee assessed nominations and submissions. SBR is part of the The Charlton Media Group, a business to business publisher based in Singapore.

More information can be found at this link.

Read more about Drew’s M&A Practice here and the Banking & Finance Practice here.