On 22 April 2020, Finance & Capital partner Jiang Zhihui was recognized as one of the 2020 ALB China Top 15 TMT Lawyers by Asian Legal Business (ALB) for his significant contribution in innovation and wide client recognition in the TMT field. This ranking, conducted by ALB on the basis of a professional evaluation on the comprehensive strengths of the candidates in terms of the major transactions they handled in the past year, key clients and their industry influence, significant career achievements and so on, is designed to encourage and recognize the top TMT lawyers in the market who can provide multi-level legal services to clients with their profound expertise.
Mr. Jiang Zhihui specializes in finance, securities, domestic and overseas restructuring and listing, etc. Having been deeply engaged in the TMT for years, Mr. Jiang has extensive experience in overseas and domestic transactions as well as acumen and insight in the integrated development of financial business and such high-tech industries as digital assets and the Internet. With his profound understanding of the business essentials of Internet enterprises, and close attention to the market development trends and demands, he is capable of providing the best solutions for his clients leveraging his expertise and experience. Mr. Jiang has represented clients in a series of landmark projects in the industry, including assisting Alibaba in its listing in the U.S. and its secondary listing in Hong Kong, advising Ant Financial on its multi-rounds of financing and several investment programs, and representing China Everbright Bank, Harvest Fund, Sequoia Capital, and other financial institutions as well as private equity funds, and non-financial enterprises in closing dozens of domestic and overseas listings, private equity financing, equity investment projects, etc.
Mr. Jiang said: “I am honored to be recognized as one of the 2020 China Top 15 TMT Lawyers. I’d like to thank ALB and my clients for their trust and support over the years! The award owes much to our excellent team as well as KWM’s innovation-oriented platform. Personally, I feel a great sense of achievement and honor being able to solve problems for my clients, guard them against risks, and help them achieve their commercial goals with my knowledge and experience. As an outstanding law firm, KWM has provided us with a sound practice environment, excellent firm culture, and training system. This is also an important driving force for me to stick to my professional dream and push myself forward. In such a fast-developing era and an ever-changing industry, I will continue to work hard with more thinking and devotion and move forward towards a higher goal.”