Simon is a partner in the corporate team.Simon focuses on investment funds, covering private equity, credit, real estate, infrastructure, venture capital, hedge, crypto and RMB-USD funds, representing both investment managers and investors in Asia.
Simon also advises on financial regulations and other legal issues applicable to investment managers. He has experience advising on fund offering in Hong Kong, the PRC, the United States and Australia.
Simon was recognized as a "Next Generation Lawyer" for Investment Funds in Hong Kong by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific for 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Prior to joining the firm, Simon led the private funds practice of another international law firm in Hong Kong. He also practiced law at a leading Australian firm in Sydney and two US firms in Hong Kong.
Simon Wong is ‘diligent and very thoughtful’ and has a strong following among private funds clients, including in relation to hedge, real estate and private equity.
Simon Wong is not only very knowledgeable about fund’s operation, structure and regulation but he is also very resourceful that can make things go smoothly.