Press release

21 Aug 2019 Singapore, SG

Wan Hong Chan and Desiree Lee appointed as Directors

Press contact

Evelyn Ang

Managing Director, Atlas Asia Law Corporation, Singapore

Experienced lawyer advising clients on corporate and commercial law, M&As and corporate finance transactions in Southeast Asia.

Related topics Law

Atlas Asia Law Corporation (AALC) strengthens capabilities with two new appointments

Atlas Asia Law Corporation, an independent member firm of the global EY network based in Singapore, has appointed Wan Hong Chan and Desiree Lee as Directors.

Wan Hong has 20 years of experience in corporate practice and focuses on corporate finance and capital markets, M&As and venture capital and private equity investments. He has advised extensively on IPOs, reverse takeovers, rights issues, share placements, public and private M&As, joint ventures and other corporate actions and transactions. His experience also includes fundraising transactions involving equity, convertible and debt securities issuance in venture capital and private equity investments. Wan Hong was previously a senior partner in Dentons Rodyk’s corporate practice.

Desiree, also from Dentons Rodyk, focuses on venture capital and private equity investments, capital market transactions and M&As. She advises on investments in start-ups and other businesses and corporate actions by listed and private companies. Her experience also includes advising issuers and banks on corporate finance transactions such as IPOs, rights issues and placements.

Evelyn Ang, Managing Director of Atlas Asia Law Corporation, says:

“We are delighted to welcome Wan Hong and Desiree to our team at AALC. They will further reinforce our capabilities in corporate and commercial matters and play a key role in supporting clients on corporate reorganizations, capital raising, M&As, venture capital and private equity investments. Since the inception of AALC in July 2018, we have been growing from strength to strength. We will continue to tap into the synergies of the various service lines across the global EY network.”

Dmitry Tetiouchev, EY Asia-Pacific Law Leader, says:

“With Wan Hong and Desiree joining, EY and AALC are reaffirming the commitment to provide high quality services for clients and develop AALC as a regional platform to grow our law services in ASEAN.”

Within the EY network, there are currently over 2,300 legal professionals in 83 jurisdictions around the world.

-ends-

Notes to editors

About Atlas Asia Law Corporation

Atlas Asia Law Corporation (AALC) is a boutique corporate and commercial law firm with a strong focus on mergers and acquisitions, known for its practical and commercial approach in helping Singapore and international clients achieve their business goals. AALC is a limited liability law corporation incorporated in Singapore with UEN 201821490W.

This news release has been issued by AALC, an independent member firm of the global EY network.