Winston Seow

Partner, Withers KhattarWong* | Singapore

Withers KhattarWong LLP is a Singapore law practice, affiliated with Withers LLP.

Winston is a partner in the corporate team.

His corporate practice covers a wide spectrum of corporate work including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate finance, and banking and corporate restructuring.

Winston’s practice focuses on cross border transactions and foreign direct investment in Asia, in particular, Indonesia, China, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.

His clients include local and foreign small and medium enterprises, multinational corporations and state-owned enterprises, the majority of which are in the energy and shipping industries.

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Acting for PT Kayan Hydro Energy, an Indonesian owner of a hydropower plant located in Kalimantan, Indonesia, as the lead counsel, on an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract exceeding US$1 billion with Power China Group’s Sinohydro, as well as related financing matters. The EPC contract forms part of the US$17.8 billion energy projects to be built by PT Kayan along the Kayan River in North Kalimantan. The Kayan Hydropower Station is a key project along Indonesia’s Comprehensive Economic Corridor within the Belt and Road Initiative.

Acted for PT General Energy Bali, the owner of a coal-fired power plant situated in Bali, as the lead counsel throughout the entire project. This project is one of the key Belt and Road Initiative projects along Indonesia’s Comprehensive Economic Corridor.

Acted for Cashshield in their first round / Series A financing led by GGV Capital in conjunction with four other individual, institutional and strategic investors.

Singapore, 1995

"How to mitigate risks when investing overseas", The Business Times Wealth Magazine - April 2018

‘Foreign Investment Laws in Vietnam’, AsiaLaw Corporate Finance Review - April 2008

Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commence & Industry

"Belt & Road", 31st LAWASIA Conference, November 2018

"Foreign Investment Regulation- Applicable to M&A Transactions in Asia, and its Practical Measures", 30thLAWASIA Conference, August 2017

"Exploring ASEAN Markets", The Association of Small Medium Enterprises, July 2017

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  • English

Dates


Joined

2014
Partner

2015

Singapore

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