CNPLaw LLP acted for majority shareholders in their divestment of majority stake in Eagle Eye Centre Pte Ltd

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CNPLaw LLP acted for majority shareholders in their divestment of majority stake in Eagle Eye Centre Pte Ltd

Date Published: 29 March 2022 

The team involved in the transaction: Lisa Theng, Ken Chia, Hazel Ho-Tsastsina, Sylvia Koh and Lai Zheng Yong 

CNPLaw LLP (“CNP”) acted for the majority founder-shareholders of Eagle Eye Centre Pte Ltd (“EEC”), the largest private ophthalmology chain in Singapore with presence in Singapore and Vietnam, in their divestment of a majority equity stake in EEC to Health Management International Pte Ltd (“HMI”), a growing regional private healthcare provider with presence in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and now, Vietnam.

The transaction was completed in December 2021 and marks the start of a partnership which strengthens HMI and EEC’s market positions, expansion and synergies in Southeast Asia.

CNP represented, among others, Dr. Julian Theng, Group Chairman and Medical Director of EEC, and Ms. Lee Ai Ling, Managing Director of EEC.

Ms. Lee Ai Ling praised the CNP legal team for their sound commercial advice, attention to details and steadfast support throughout the transaction. Ms. Lee added: “The sellers were really assured and comforted by the fact that the CNP team was always available whether via a phone call, a Zoom call or through WhatsApp messages.”


CNPLaw’s Corporate Advisory Lawyers

Lisa Theng-Oct2017
Managing Partner, Management Committee

    As the Managing Partner, Lisa sees a need to ensure that our clients see us as their business partner and not as just a legal service provider. Our aim is to provide innovative legal solutions for our clients across Asia with a high level of service and support that will help our clients better manage and succeed in their own businesses. She has been involved with healthcare, oil and gas, manufacturing, engineering, distribution, trading, exhibition, publishing, food and beverage and leisure and entertainment companies on a range of issues. She also regularly works with private equity and venture capital companies and funds.

    Ken Chia Legal Partner at CNPLaw LLP image


      Ken heads the Corporate advisory team in the firm and has an international focus in his corporate and M&A work and worked in business development positions with various subsidiaries of the Hang Lung Group in Shanghai and with Informa plc in Singapore. Ken is “Recommended” by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021 for the Corporate and M&A practice and is rated as a “Notable Practitioner” in the IFLR1000 Thirtieth Edition.

      Sylvia Koh Associate at CNPLaw

        Senior Associate
        Sylvia is a senior associate in the Corporate Advisory Practice Group. She graduated from the Singapore Management University in 2016 and was called to the Singapore Bar in 2017. Prior to joining the firm, Sylvia practised in the areas of civil and commercial litigation and has acted for clients from different industries.

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