Malaysia | Tan Wooi Hong Speaks on M&A Activity in Malaysia


ZICO Law Malaysia partner Tan Wooi Hong has collaborated with Invest KL in article discussing Malaysia’s standing as an increasingly viable choice for foreign investment and M&A transactions in the ASEAN region.

Wooi Hong, who heads a corporate commercial practice at the firm, highlighted some of the key domestic regulatory frameworks that govern M&A transactions in Malaysia and provided a few choice considerations that foreign investors ought to have in contemplation when getting into the local market.

“It is always useful to anticipate in advance all potential issues, and certainly firms with regional presence help tremendously in this regard,” notes Wooi Hong whilst shedding light on why Malaysia has risen to become amongst region’s most popular foreign investment destinations.

“…given the historical context and recent regional developments, a case can be made that Malaysia remains one of the better investment destinations, and with that, M&A activities are expected to continue.”

Learn more about the ins and outs of M&A transaction in Malaysia and the ASEAN region by clicking here.