King & Wood Mallesons has added three partners in March: Simon Meng, Elvis Hu and Wang Xin.
Meng focuses on cross-border M&A, new energy and semiconductors. He is experienced in M&A, project development and financing, international negotiation and risk control between Europe, the US and China. He worked at Herbert Smith Freehills, Cleary Gottlieb and Linklaters.
Shenzhen-based partner Hu focuses on corporate affairs, PE/VC, M&A, capital markets and foreign direct investment.
Before joining to KWM, Hu worked at Commercial & Finance and Han Kun Law Offices’ Beijing office, respectively.
Chongqing-based Wang’s main practice areas include merger financing, real estate, and non-performing assets management.
KWM’s Chongqing office opened on 18 March, becoming the KWM’s second office in the southwest region after Chengdu.