We are delighted to welcome Wilson Ko to our team. Prior to joining Wellington Legal, Wilson was a lawyer/ investment banker for over 20 years at various local and regional investment banks and law firms where he assisted and advised companies on capital markets, fund raising work and cross boarder M&As. During this time, Wilson assisted various companies to successfully list in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia including the first listing of a PRC company on the Malaysia Stock Exchange KLSE by way of reverse takeover and raising over MYR200 million as well as numerous PRC companies listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Stock Exchange SGX raising over SGD800 million in total IPO proceeds.
Wilson acts on a wide range of securities and commercial matters. In particular, he specialises in representing issuers or their sponsors on the potential listing on the Main Board and GEM of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited.
Further, Wilson also advises on restructurings, rescues, direct investments, private equity funds and mergers and acquisitions, various fund raising exercises including rights issues, open offers, placing and issues of convertible and debt instruments.