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M&A and Transaction Solutions Events

M&A and Transaction Solutions Events

Upcoming Events

Watch this space for upcoming events in the next quarter.

 

 

 

Past Events

A Global Perspective of Managing Risks in Cross-Border M&A Transactions

A Global Perspective of Managing Risks in Cross-Border M&A Transactions

 

Date: 24 June 2019, Monday
Location: Guangzhou

Aon was recently invited to speak at Denton’s (大成) forum, along with other distinguished speakers from SAFE and Elvinger Hoss Prussen Law Firm. The discussions revolved around demystifying issues relating to tax, foreign outbound investments via special purpose vehicles and Aon shared insights on how W&I insurance can aid in transactions, especially for Chinese outbound deals.

Aon M&A Asia Series 2019

Aon M&A Asia Series 2019

 

Date: 21 June 2019, Friday
Location: Shanghai

Following the success of our first M&A Asia Series event in Singapore, we organised our second event in Shanghai, in collaboration with co-hosts Linklaters and Rothschild. Together with our co-hosts, we also invited underwriters from AIG to discuss their different perspectives on W&I insurance placement, and to demystify many misunderstandings surrounding the use of placing an insurance programme in M&A transactions.

De-risking Chinese Outbound M&A Transactions

De-risking Chinese Outbound M&A Transactions

 

Date: 20 June 2019, Thursday
Location: Beijing

In collaboration with Deheng Law Offices and environment health and safety consultants ERM, Aon put together an afternoon event specially curated from SOEs in Beijing. During the discussions, we discussed the various common pitfalls plaguing SOEs when they partake in outbound transactions and gave insight on steps that can be taken to mitigate such risks.

2019 Asia Pacific Risk and Crisis Management Symposium

2019 Asia Pacific Risk and Crisis Management Symposium

 

Date: 24 April 2019, Wednesday
Location: Shanghai

Aon was invited to participate in Baker McKenzie’s 2019 Asia Pacific Risk and Crisis Management Symposium. There Sandra shared the strategic reasons for placing a W&I policy in an M&A transaction but more importantly how such placement can be made.

Aon and Law Society Seminar and Panel

Aon and Law Society Seminar and Panel

 

Date: 11 April 2019, Thursday
Location: Singapore

Co-organised with the Singapore Law Society, our annual seminar had 150 lawyers in attendance. Sandra Lee and Aris Wong walked through the strategic uses, scope, and process timing of W&I insurance to illustrate how concerns in M&A transactions may be addressed with optimal outcomes. We also gathered speakers from BDA Partners, Linklaters, Clifford Chance, Tokio Marine and AIG to discuss their different perspectives on W&I insurance placement.

Aon M&A Asia Series: Claims

Aon M&A Asia Series: Claims

 

Date: 9 April 2019, Tuesday
Location: Singapore

We had the pleasure of hosting our inaugural Aon M&A Asia Series on M&A claims arising from insured representations and warranties given in an M&A transaction. The panel included Sandra Lee (Head of Aon Transaction Liability), Jamie Sparkes (Aon Asia’s Chief Claims Officer), Ami Kalmath (AIG APAC’s Head of Claims), and Chern Tan (Partner at Minter Ellison). Thank you Murray Wood for giving the opening address, and many thanks to the wonderful panel for sharing your insights and experience based on actual real life claims. And to our guests who attended, thank you for your support and positive feedback!

SVCA M&A New Year Celebratory Drinks in Singapore

SVCA M&A New Year Celebratory Drinks in Singapore

 

Date: 23 January 2019, Wednesday
Location: Singapore

We welcomed the New Year in Singapore with the 4th run of our annual SVCA M&A New Year Celebratory Drinks – a networking event organised in collaboration with Singapore Venture Capital & Equity Association (SVCA).

Aon Transaction Solutions Symposium in Austin

Aon Transaction Solutions Symposium in Austin

 

Date: 5-7 February 2019,
Tuesday - Thursday
Location: Austin, Texas

More than 300 clients, advisors and underwriters gathered in Austin, Texas, for 3 days of learning and networking at the annual Aon Transaction Solutions Symposium. With a sumptuous dinner, panels of expert speakers and even a mechanical bull, the event was one to remember.

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