Davis Polk Beijing hires corporate

Davis Polk Beijing hires corporate, 达维北京引入新合伙人

Davis Polk has recruited Jason Xu in Beijing as a corporate partner as it seeks to strengthen its Hong Kong capital markets work.

Xu joins the firm from Freshfields, where he served as deputy head of equity capital markets in China. Xu’s practice focuses on Hong Kong-based IPOs, rights issues and follow-on offerings.

He also advises on domestic and cross-border public and private M&A, and related regulatory issues across industries including tech, pharma, financing and real estate.