YE Zi is a Partner in the Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions Practice.

Her main areas of practice are mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and general corporate and advisory work. Ye Zi has also spent time on secondment with Alibaba's commercial legal team where she provided legal advice to business units within the Alibaba group on a broad range of commercial matters relevant to the technology industry.

Ye Zi graduated from University College London. She is admitted to the Singapore Bar.

Matters of significance in which Ye Zi has been involved in include acting for the following:

  • A consortium led by Yanlord Land Group Limited and Perennial Real Estate Holdings Limited in its acquisition of combined stakes in United Engineers Limited and WBL Corporation Limited, resulting in the consortium having to make mandatory general offers for shares in United Engineers Limited. 
  • PAG Asia Capital in its investment in Paradise Group Holdings Pte. Ltd. which operates the Paradise restaurant group in Southeast Asia.
  • Ant Financial Services in its investment in Singapore-based mobile security software developer, V-Key.
  • CITIC group's private equity arm in its takeover of Biosensors International Group, Ltd by way of an amalgamation.

Related Practices

  • Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions