London-headquartered law firm, Herbert Smith Freehills, yesterday announced the addition of Xavier Amadei to its Singapore-based capital markets team.
Amadei, who moved to Hong Kong in 2008 and subsequently to Singapore with Linklaters in 2014, will commence his new role as US securities partner from 28 February. He was most recently a partner in the city-state at Baker McKenzie.
He brings to the firm significant experience in equity, equity-linked and debt offerings, across rights issues, block trades, green bonds, high yield note offerings and other financial instruments.
The company announcement details Amadei’s appointment as adding US capability to the firm’s Southeast Asia, India...