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Ann Ng

Maples and Calder (Hong Kong) LLP
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Expertise

Ann Ng is a financial services and corporate lawyer with a particular focus on the international investment fund market.  She has expertise in the formation, structuring and restructuring of all types of open and closed end funds including hedge funds, private equity and venture capital, real estate and infrastructure funds. Ann's recent experience includes advising on a significant number of new investment funds for the largest and most high-profile wealth manager in China, and assisted with the launch of multiple investment funds in support of the Belt and Road initiative.  Her practice also involves advising a number of international family offices on their strategic investments.

Professional Background

Ann previously worked for Linklaters in London and Hong Kong and for Freehills in Australia. Ann has been recognised as one of the top 10 offshore lawyers in Asia in the Offshore Client Choice List by Asian Legal Business for three consecutive years since the awards debut in 2016. She has also been awarded Best in Offshore at the Asia Women in Business Law Awards for a number of years and has been recommended as a leading funds lawyer in The Legal 500, Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific, Chambers Global and IFLR1000. Ann regularly speaks at industry conferences and seminars as an offshore expert.

Education

University of Melbourne, Australia, Bachelor of Laws (Hons), 1999
University of Melbourne, Australia, Bachelor of Commerce, 1999

Languages

Ann is fluent in Cantonese.

Professional / Civic Activities

Member of the Law Institute of Victoria, Australia.
Member of the Law Society of England and Wales.

Bar Admissions

2000 - Admitted as a solicitor and barrister of the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia (not practising)
2002 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (not practising)
2010 - Admitted as a solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong (not practising)
2012 - Admitted as a solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands)

Awards

Ann Ng was awarded the Best in Offshore at the Asia Women in Business Law Awards in 2014 and 2015. Ann has been recognised as one of the top 10 offshore lawyers in Asia in the Offshore Client Choice List by Asian Legal Business for three consecutive years since the awards debut in 2016.

Areas of Expertise

Investment Funds
Hedge Funds

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