Date Published: 8 July 2018
The Team Advising On The Transaction: Ken Chia, Hazel Ho-Tsastsina, and Susannah Dobbie.
CNPLaw LLP (“CNP”) acted as Singapore counsel to a local online e-commerce platform operator with regional presence on its series A fundraising involving equity injections exceeding S$6 million by global investors which completed in May 2019.
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