2018 Dual-track IPO/M&A Bootcamp Seminar

Seminar | April.10.2018 - April.13.2018

Shanghai | Beijing | Hong Kong

Dates & Venues



10 April, 2018 (Tuesday)
Lunch: 12:00 – 13:00
Seminar: 13:00 – 17:00

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
47/F Park Place
1601 Nanjing Road West
Shanghai, 200040(


11 April, 2018 (Wednesday)
Seminar: 13:00 – 17:00
Cocktail reception: 17:00 – 18:00

Kerry Hotel, Beijing
3/F Beijing Room
1 Guanghua Road
Beijing, 100020(

Hong Kong

13 April, 2018 (Friday)
Seminar: 9:15 – 13:15
Lunch: 13:15 – 14:15

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
43rd Floor, Gloucester Tower
The Landmark, 15 Queen’s Road Central

Friendly reminder: Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of seminar for registration


You are cordially invited to attend this complimentary half-day seminar hosted by Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, featuring speakers from Brunswick, Ernst & Young and SCapital. Capital markets, M&A, accounting and securities litigation thought leaders and industry experts will discuss the latest trends and developments in the U.S. capital markets, key issues and considerations for dual-track IPO/M&A exits, as well as potential securities litigation risks for Chinese companies that are considering a public offering in the U.S.

Simultaneous interpretation will be available for the Beijing and Shanghai sessions.


This program will cover the following topics:

  • Current state of U.S. markets
  • U.S. IPO process, underwriters selection, investor relations,
    and key issues for consideration
  • Key U.S. GAAP, SEC and PCAOB accounting and auditing issues
  • Strategic communications considerations for a successful IPO and your first year as a public company
  • M&A considerations in executing a dual-track IPO/M&A exit
  • Securities litigation risks for Chinese companies listed in the U.S.
  • Cash flow management from start-ups to going public


Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe



Christopher Austin | Former Partner, Capital Markets
Richard Smith | Partner, M&A and Private Equity
Jeffrey Sun | Partner, Capital Markets
Michael Tu | Former Partner, Securities Litigation


Scott Patrick | Partner New York, Capital Markets & US Financial Technology Sector Lead (Shanghai, Beijing & Hong Kong programs)
Rory Macpherson | Partner Shanghai, Capital Markets & Cross-Border IPOs
(Shanghai & Beijing programs)
Ginny Wilmerding| Partner Hong Kong, Capital Markets & Asia TMT Sector Lead
(Shanghai, Beijing & Hong Kong programs)


Ernst & Young



Tina Chiang | Partner, Capital Markets
(Shanghai program)
Grace Lim | Partner, Capital Markets
(Beijing program)
Yin Toa Lee | Partner, Capital Markets
(Hong Kong program)


TaiyangChen| Head of Eastern China
(Shanghai program)
JoeJiang | CEO
(Beijing program)
Haochen Xu | Investment Director, Chartered Financial Analyst (Hong Kong program)

This is an invitation-only event. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Walk-ins will not be accepted on the day of the seminar.

CLE Credits Available: Y