93 Huai Hai Zhong Road, Shanghai 200021, China
Tel: (+86 21) 2319 3088
Fax: (+86 21) 5386 1619
Current position: Partner
Principal practice areas/industry focus: M&A, joint venture projects, private equity investment, project development and finance, initial public offerings, corporate insolvency, anti-bribery and compliance
Career highlights: Philips Ding received an LLM in corporate and financial services law from the National University of Singapore in 2005 and an LLB from Fudan University in 2002.
Mr Ding is a partner based in the Shanghai office of Broad & Bright. Previously, he worked in the Hong Kong offices of Dewey & LeBoeuf, and Simmons & Simmons.
He regularly advises venture capital and private equity funds on the formation of new funds and investment in portfolio companies in the industries of manufacturing, telecommunication, media, high-technology, education, financial institutions, healthcare and real estate. He also specialises in the energy and infrastructure sectors. He has represented numerous multinational companies in their sponsoring or acquisitions of projects in the water, toll road, oil & gas, power and shipyard sectors. He also heads an anti-bribery investigations team in representing a number of multinational companies.
He is admitted to the national Bar of China and holds a Hong Kong Securities Institute Specialist Certificate in corporate finance. He speaks Mandarin (native), English (native), and Cantonese (fluent).
He was named a leading lawyer in Energy & Natural Resources and IT, Telco & Media by Asialaw (2015 & 2016) and China Law & Practice (2015), and was recommended by Legal 500 for corporate & M&A.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2016 in Energy & Natural Resources and IT, Telco & Media