Gingko Education’s $22 Million Initial Public Offering


Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati advised the sole sponsor and sole global coordinator, China Securities (International) Corporate Finance Company Limited, as well as the other underwriters, in the global offering and listing.

China Gingko Education Group Company Limited (“Gingko Education,” stock code: 1851), a private college and vocation firm based in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan, successfully listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, raising gross proceeds of HK$180 million.

Gingko Education began providing higher education services in 2002 and is dedicated to offering comprehensive and diversified programs, curricula, and training for talents and practical skills applicable to the modern service industry. Its leading program in hospitality management trains top-tier professionals and offers various internship opportunities at high-end hotels.

The WSGR team was led by partners Dan Ouyang (Picture) and Ethan Jin, and included attorneys Can Yin and Winfield Lau, associate Howard Wang, special associate Erwin Qin, and legal consultant Jingxian Huang.

Involved fees earner: Ethan Jin – Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati; Winfield Lau – Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati; Dan Ouyang – Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati; Erwin Qin – Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati; Howard Wang – Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati; Can Yin – Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati;

Law Firms: Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati;

Clients: China Securities Co. Ltd;