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Craig Luton

Maples and Calder (Hong Kong) LLP
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Craig is an associate in the investment funds group in Hong Kong.  He advises on the structure, formation, launch and maintenance of private equity funds, venture capital funds and hedge funds, as well as downstream private equity transactions.  Craig also has experience working with mutual funds being offered to Japanese investors.

Professional Background

Craig joined Maples and Calder in 2016.  Craig gained significant onshore experience as a senior associate in the M&A/corporate team of the London office of a major US firm, where he worked on cross-border M&A deals, private equity transactions, joint ventures, venture capital investments and fundraisings and other transactions on AIM. 


University of Warwick, UK, LLB (Hons), 2005
Nottingham Law School, UK, Legal Practice Course, 2007

Bar Admissions

2009 – Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (registered in Hong Kong as an English solicitor (not advising on English Law))

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