Date: Monday 17 November 2014 Time: 5.15pm for 5.30pm-7.00pm Venue: King & Wood Mallesons, Level 50, Bourke Place 600 Bourke Street, Melbourne Cost: $45 for ACBC Members, $65 for non-ACBC Members
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ACBC Victoria in association with King &Wood Mallesons is pleased to invite you to a seminar and drinks reception, exploring an Insider’s view of Chinese property investors.
Harry Du, KWM’s Head of Real Estate in China, along with leading KWM China M&A practitioner Jin Xiong, will offer an insider’s perspective on:
• Trends in China Outbound investment in 2013-2014
• Why Chinese investors are looking to Australia as an investment option
• What are the Chinese approvals that investors need to get? (regulatory and otherwise)
• What to expect for FY 2015
Mr. Harry Du is a senior partner of the Corporate Department and a member of the Global Property Practice Group of King & Wood Mallesons, and specializes in M&A, project finance and foreign direct investment, with a unique focus on commercial real estate and infrastructure. Mr. Du has represented global investment banks, large multinational retailers, and various domestic and international companies on matters such as establishing investment vehicles, development and investment in real estate and infrastructure projects. He has also represented many companies in the hotel industry during negotiations, and advised international hotel management companies on their operations in China. With market leading experience and well known expertise on real estate and infrastructure issues, Mr. Du has participated in the development, construction, management, leasing and financing of numerous high profile projects.
Mr. Du joined King & Wood Mallesons in 1994. Prior to this, he worked for the Guangzhou Office of American Woolworth Overseas Corporation, and Dacheng Law Office in Beijing. Mr. Du earned his LL.M. from law school of UCLA and his LL.B from the China University of Political Science and Law. He was admitted as a Chinese lawyer in 1988.
Mr. Jin Xiong is a partner of the Corporate Department and specialises in corporate, cross-border M&A and foreign direct investment, with substantial experience in China outbound investment. Qualified in China and Australia, Jin has extensive commercial experiences from working in Australia, China and Hong Kong.
Jin has represented many well-known state-owned and private Chinese companies for their cross-border investments in many jurisdictions including Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Mauritius, Madagascar, Chile, Germany, Austria, Czech Slovakia, Singapore and Indonesia, involving private M&A, public takeovers, project development (joint ventures), advisory work, and general commercial arrangements (including offstake, supply and distribution arrangements, and consortium arrangements). Jin will be able to provide key insights into the China Outbound landscape.
We greatly appreciate and acknowledge King &Wood Mallesons as our sponsor for this event.
Seating is limited, please book early! Members will receive priority consideration. Please click here for registration or send an email with subject "Property"to firstname.lastname@example.org.