Current position: Hanoi managing partner
Practice area/industry focus: Corporate/M&A, infrastructure & energy, project finance, real estate, mining, insurance, tax, automobiles, telecommunications and foreign direct investment
Career highlights: Anh has been a partner at VILAF since 2004 and became Hanoi managing partner in January 2015.
His highlighted M&A transactions include advising Siam Cement Group in acquiring a group of cement production companies valued at $440 million and acquiring Prime Group valued at about $240 million; advising Showa Aluminum Can Corporation in acquiring 90% share capital in Hanacans, valued at about $110 million; advising J-Power in acquiring, and later divesting from, Nhon Trach 2 Power Plant; advising Bao Minh Company and SCIC in selling their entire equity capital in Bao Minh-CMG to Daiichi Life Insurance; the acquisition of a large automobile manufacturer in Hanoi; and, other large-scale M&A transactions.
In infrastructure and energy and project finance he assisted on, among others, the Vinh Tan 1 BOT project – IFLR and ALB's 2016 Project Finance Deal of the Year; Phu My 3 BOT project and Kien Luong 1 BOO project; and, Ban Phuc Nickel Mining JVC.
Anh was recognised by IFLR 1000 as a Leading Lawyer for financial and corporate work in 2016 and 2017, and for energy & infrastructure work in 2014 and 2015. He was named a Leading Lawyer for corporate/M&A work by AsiaLaw for four successive years from 2014 to 2017.
Asialaw Market-Leading Lawyer 2017 in Corporate/M&A and Projects & Infrastructure