Kirkland & Ellis Advises Vimicro Special Committee in Definitive Merger Agreement
Legal News & Analysis – Asia Pacific - China – Private Equity
16 September, 2015
Kirkland & Ellis is advising the special committee of the board of directors of Nasdaq-listed Vimicro International Corp., a leading video surveillance technology and solution provider in China, in connection with its ‘going private’ acquisition by a buyer group including the co-chief executive officers of Vimicro, Dr. Zhonghan (John) Deng and Zhaowei (Kevin) Jin. The Merger Agreement was announced on September 15, 2015.
The Kirkland team on the transaction is being led by Hong Kong corporate partners David Zhang and Jesse Sheley.
For additional information, please see press release here: http://irweb.vimicro.com/en/index.php?m=content&c=index&a=show&catid=22&id=156