Tony is part of Ogier's multi-disciplinary Private Equity team. He acts for private equity sponsors and lenders to them, on financing transactions, including cross-border leveraged and acquisition financing transactions, margin loans, minority ‘back leverage’ financings, mezzanine financings, fund-level financings, syndicated facilities and loan restructurings.
Tony was named one of the top 10 offshore lawyers in Asia by Asian Legal Business in its Offshore Client Choice List in 2020. He was also included in the list every year since its inception, except in 2018, where he was commended.
Tony is ranked as a leading individual in Chambers Global, Chambers Asia-Pacific, Legal 500 Asia Pacific and IFLR 1000 (Notable Practitioner).
Clients say that they value Tony's "commerciality and capacity to cut through a great amount of complexity and provide straightforward advice”.
Since joining Ogier, Tony has advised on a number of landmark finance transactions, including Indonesia's national airline's US$500 million sukuk - the first non-sovereign USD Sukuk out of Indonesia and the first Asia Pacific national flag carrier to successfully issue a USD benchmark bond on a standalone basis since Qantas Airways’ USD bond offering.
Tony is also part of Ogier's multi-disciplinary Restructuring and Corporate Recovery team. He has worked extensively on refinancings, corporate restructuring and reorganisations, schemes of arrangement and investor and shareholder rights and actions. He also has experience of bond restructurings. Tony advised on the successful restructuring of Mongolian Mining Corporation, a significant and complex matter named Restructuring Deal of the Year by IFLR in 2018.
Tony started his career at a leading Australian firm in Sydney. Tony then worked in-house at one of Australia's largest investment services groups, where he focused on funds establishment and structured finance transactions. Tony then moved to Hong Kong to join a magic circle law firm where he advised on capital markets transactions, private equity, structured finance and bank lending.
Tony speaks English and Mandarin.
1992 - New South Wales, Australia
2008 - Hong Kong (non practising)
2013 - England and Wales (non practising)
2015 - British Virgin Islands
Tony is a Registered Foreign Lawyer regulated by the Law Society of Hong Kong.
Tony在2020年被《亚洲法律杂志》(Asian Legal Business)评为离岸客户选择清单中亚洲十大杰出离岸律师之一。自Tony被提名以来，他每年都被列入榜单，并于2018获表彰。
Tony被《钱伯斯》、《Chambers Asia-Pacific》、《亚太法律500强》及《国际金融法律评论 1000》公认为行业领导者。
自从加入奥杰，Tony曾为多项重大的交易提供法律咨询，包括最近印度尼西亚鹰航航空5亿美元的伊斯兰债券 – 这是自澳航发行美元债券以来，首家印度尼西亚非美元主权国发行伊斯兰债券，也是首家成功独立发行美元基准债券的亚太国旗航空公司。
1992 - 澳大利亚新南威尔士州
2008 - 香港（非执业）
2013 - 英格兰和威尔士（非执业）
2015 - 英属维尔京群岛