Nguyen Hoang Ly

Director, KPMG Law

KPMG in Vietnam

Ly has over 20 years of experience in legal services with international law firms. She advised on a wide range of Vietnam related matters, including banking & finance, capital market, real estate, investment projects, general corporate, M&A, with a focus on corporate acquisition and divestment, financial institution M&As, domestic and international securities offerings, real estate project development and foreign investment in Vietnam.

Some of the key projects that she has been engaged include:

  • Advised a Vietnamese commercial bank in connection with US$182 million equity and US$125 million subordinated debt investment.
  • Advised a Vietnamese commercial bank in connection with a proposed merger with another Vietnamese commercial bank.
  • Advised Japanese corporation on a share acquisition in a Vietnamese commercial banks (via a complex of transaction).
  • Advised a Vietnamese finance company as sponsor on a VND1,440 billion acquisition of 70% stake in a Hanoi based five star hotel.
  • Advised a real estate and hospitality group as issuer in connection with a private placement of shares to Recapital advisors.
  • Advised US based company on the acquisition of 49% of the issued share capital to achieve ultimate ownership of 2 phases in a mixed use residential development project in Vietnam.
  • Advised a Japanese media corporation on a proposed share acquisition in a Vietnamese public company.
  • Advised a Japan based corporation in an infrastructure investment project in form of PPP

Areas of practice:

  • Banking and finance
  • Capital market
  • Real estate
  • Investment projects
  • General corporate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Bachelor of Laws, Faculty of Law, Hanoi National University, Vietnam

  • Master of Laws, Toulouse University, France

  • Member of Bar Association of Hanoi City