ALB Korea Law Awards: S&C Recognized for M&A and Capital Markets MattersDecember 3, 2020
Two Sullivan & Cromwell matters took home top honors at the 2020 Asian Legal Business Korea Law Awards, which recognize the outstanding performance of private practitioners and in-house teams in Korea and around the region.
Budweiser APAC’s initial public offering on the Hong Kong stock exchange was named “Equity Market Deal of the Year.” The $5.75 billion global offering was the fourth largest IPO globally of 2019, as well as Hong Kong's second highest-value IPO in 2019. The S&C team that advised AB InBev and Budweiser APAC was drawn from offices around the globe and led by partners Frank Aquila in New York, John Horsfield-Bradbury in London and Kay Ian Ng in Hong Kong.
Delivery Hero's $4 billion acquisition of Woowa Brothers was named both the “M&A Deal of the Year” and “Technology, Media & Telecommunications Deal of the Year.” Woowa Brothers is the operator of the largest online food delivery service in South Korea. The S&C team that advised shareholders of Woowa Brothers was led by Hong Kong-based partner Garth Bray.
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