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About Suyin

Suyin Tan is a private equity/M&A lawyer who represents private equity and other financial investors as well as corporate clients in complex cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and equity and venture capital investments, most notably in the energy and infrastructure sectors. Suyin also advises clients on ESG and human rights matters, including on the UK Modern Slavery Act.

Her background includes experience in the private, public and nonprofit sectors in the United States, China, Singapore and South Africa, as well as over four years with a Magic Circle firm.

Experience

Recent Notable Matters

Edison S.p.A. — ~$1 billion reverse takeover sale to Energean plc of 100 percent of its exploration and production interests across nine jurisdictions*

Corriegarth — Invenergy LLC on the sale of Corriegarth, its onshore renewable wind project in Scotland, to Greencoat UK Wind PLC*

Equitix Investment Management Limited and Dalmore Capital Limited — £333 million acquisition of and joint venture into a 33.33 percent stake in Cross London Trains from 3i Infrastructure Plc*

China Investment Corporation — €12.2 billion acquisition from Blackstone of a pan-European commercial real estate asset portfolio comprising hundreds of assets in over 20 jurisdictions*

Eramet SA — mining joint venture in Indonesia with a major Chinese steel producer*

Marshall Wace LLP — various corporate restructurings in relation to its long-term strategic relationship with KKR*

Venture capital unit of a global investment bank — high-value venture capital investment in a leading European digital payment services provider*

Leading multinationals and funds — business and human rights / ESG legislation in various jurisdictions and the implications for their business and supply chains*

* Work completed prior to Bracewell

Credentials

Education

The University of Law,
LL.B.
2014
honors
The London School of Economics and Political Science,
M.S.
2011
honors
Yale University,
B.A.
2008
honors

Bar Admissions

Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

Languages

Mandarin – fluent

Insights

Noteworthy

Noteworthy

Asia Society, Program Officer
Institute for Democracy in South Africa, Intern
Singapore Ministry of Finance, Intern
Singapore Institute of International Affairs, Intern

Events

Past Events

- Webinar - June 15, 2021