FWD Group’s Acquisition of MetLife Hong Kong


Baker McKenzie advised MetLife Inc. on the deal.

MetLife Inc. executed the sale of MetLife’s Hong Kong life insurance business to FWD Management Holdings Limited, a member of the FWD Group.

MetLife, Inc. provides individual insurance, employee benefits, and financial services, and also offers life insurance, annuities, automobile and homeowners insurance, retail banking, and other financial services to individuals, as well as group insurance.

FWD Group Management Holdings Limited offers life and general insurance products and services.

The Baker McKenzie team was led by Partner Martin Tam (Picture) and Robert Wright (M&A, Hong Kong). They were supported by Tracy Wut, Tina Li and Lydia Turman.

Involved fees earner: Tina Li – Baker McKenzie; Martin Tam – Baker McKenzie; Lydia Turman – Baker McKenzie; Robert Wright – Baker McKenzie; Tracy Wut – Baker McKenzie;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie;

Clients: MetLife Inc.;

Author: Michael Patrini