Practice area/industry focus: RMB fund formation, PE/VC, Cross-border mergers and acquisitions, Securities and capital markets
Career highlights: George is specialized in venture capital and private equity transactions, securities offerings and cross-border mergers and acquisitions. He advised a wide range of clients on private financing and IPOs in both domestic and oversea stock exchanges, and represented clients in various high-profile M&A deals. George has extensive experience in venture capital and private equity industry, and has represented numerous well-known foreign and domestic VC&PE funds for their fund formations, downstream investments and exits. George Niu has also assisted hundreds of companies in connection with their private placement, M&A and initial public offering, which has covered a variety of industry sectors, including telecom, internet, financial services, education, advertising, human resources, pharmaceuticals, food, health food, medical devices, insurance, clean technology, new energy, manufacturing, resources and infrastructures.
Among other distinctions, Mr. Niu has been rated by Chambers Asia Pacific as a leading lawyer in Private Equity and Investment Fund practice from 2011 to 2020, by the Asia Pacific LEGAL 500 as a leading individual in Corporate/M&A of China from 2009 to 2011, and by IFLR 1000 2019 in the practice area of mergers and acquisitions.
Asialaw Distinguished practitioner 2021 in Private Equity