Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR), the US-based law firm specializing in technology and life sciences, has hired Zhan Chen as a partner in Shanghai. Her practice focuses on private equity, privatizations and M&A.
Chen, who will divide her time between WSGR's Shanghai and Hong Kong offices, joins from Davis Polk, where she spent 10 years in New York and Hong Kong. She has extensive experience with private equity...
Chinese mobile internet company and photo app provider Meitu has filed for a Hong Kong IPO, offering potential exits to investors including IDG Capital Partners and Qiming Venture Partners.
US-based Platinum Private Equity has agreed to acquire two Chinese manufacturing units from Singapore’s Broadway Industrial Group for S$150 million ($111 million).
KKR will target between $6 billion and $7 billion for its third pan-regional fund, taking a relatively small step up from the previous vehicle, which closed at $6 billion in mid-2013.
Indian recruitment companies Kelly Services India and Temp Holdings have launched a INR670 million ($10 million) venture capital fund focused on human resources-focused start-ups.