OLIVIA NGAN’s practice focuses on cross-border debt, banking and finance transactions.
Olivia has represented lenders and borrowers, including listed companies, real estate companies, bond issuers, corporate borrowers, financial institutions and asset managers, on a wide range of domestic and cross-border financing transactions. She has broad experience advising on pre-IPO, structured, acquisition, real estate and equity margin financing, as well as general corporate lending transactions, with a particular focus on mainland China-related transactions.
Apart from loan financing transactions, Olivia also works closely with other Sidley lawyers on debt capital market transactions and regulatory and compliance matters.
Prior to re-joining Sidley, Olivia was counsel in the Hong Kong office of a Magic Circle firm. Earlier in her career, Olivia practiced at Sidley as well as a number of other leading international law firms in London. Olivia is qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales and Hong Kong. She is also qualified as a certified practicing accountant (CPA) with CPA Australia, having worked at one of the “Big Five” accounting firms.
Olivia is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.