Shanghai Gench Education Group Limited’s Listing On The Hong Kong Stock Exchange


Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Macquarie Capital Limited as sole sponsor of Shanghai Gench Education Group Limited’s main board listing on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.

The IPO raised approximately HK$632.6 million, with the listing on 16 January 2020.

Shanghai Gench Education operates Shanghai Jianqiao College one of the city’s largest private universities.

Matt Emsley (Picture), Siddhartha Sivaramakrishnan and Stanley Xie led the team advising Macquarie Capital, assisted by senior associate Jin Kong, associates Stephanie Chan, Afra Li, Tracy Lee and Karen Liu.

Involved fees earner: Stephanie Chan – Herbert Smith Freehills; Matt Emsley – Herbert Smith Freehills; Jin Kong – Herbert Smith Freehills; Tracy Lee – Herbert Smith Freehills; Afra Li – Herbert Smith Freehills; Karen Liu – Herbert Smith Freehills; Siddhartha Sivaramakrishnan – Herbert Smith Freehills; Stanley Xie – Herbert Smith Freehills;

Law Firms: Herbert Smith Freehills;

Clients: Macquarie Capital;