Gilbert Gan

Gilbert Gan
Managing Partner | Zaid Ibrahim & Co (a member of ZICO Law)
Law

Gilbert is the Managing Partner of Zaid Ibrahim & Co. and heads the firm’s Corporate Finance & Securities practice group. He is recognised as one of Malaysia’s top 100 lawyers by Asia Business Law, and is regarded by the International Financial Law Review, Chambers & Partners and Asia Law Profiles as a leading lawyer. The Asia Pacific Legal 500 has described him as a first-class practitioner.

Corporate exercises undertaken include:

  • Take-Overs and Mergers of public companies including reverse take-overs, and Sales and Acquisitions of private companies and businesses.
  • Corporate Restructurings.
  • Listings and other equity capital raising on Bursa Malaysia and regional stock exchanges, including Due Diligence.
  • Exchange Traded Derivatives such as Structured Warrants.
  • Exchange Traded Funds (ETF), Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), Private Equity Funds, Unit Trusts and other Collective Investment Fund schemes.
  • Joint Ventures and Foreign Direct Investments.
  • Advocate and solicitor, High Court of Malaya
  • Advocate and solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore
  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours), National University of Singapore
2020

COVID-19 Stimulus Measures for ASEAN SMEs

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely disrupted supply chains, industries and the global economy […]
  • Leading Lawyer | Corporate Commercial: Equity Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A
    Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific
  • Leading Lawyer | M&A
    IFLR1000
  • Distinguished Practitioner | Capital Markets: Corporate and M&A
    Asialaw Profiles
  • Malaysia’s Top 100 Lawyers
    Asia Business Law Journal
  • English
  • Malay
Qualifications
  • Advocate and solicitor, High Court of Malaya
  • Advocate and solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore
  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours), National University of Singapore
Publications
2020

COVID-19 Stimulus Measures for ASEAN SMEs

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely disrupted supply chains, industries and the global economy […]
Awards
  • Leading Lawyer | Corporate Commercial: Equity Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A
    Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific
  • Leading Lawyer | M&A
    IFLR1000
  • Distinguished Practitioner | Capital Markets: Corporate and M&A
    Asialaw Profiles
  • Malaysia’s Top 100 Lawyers
    Asia Business Law Journal
Languages
  • English
  • Malay