CNPLaw LLP advised Tech Data on acquisition of Innovix group of companies

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CNPLaw LLP advised Tech Data on acquisition of Innovix group of companies


Date Published: 6 November 2020


The team who advised the client: Wong Pei-Ling, Jolyn Wah and Marvin Chua.




 

CNPLaw LLP advised Tech Data on its acquisition of the Innovix group of companies, a member of the Fortune Global 500-listed Jardine Matheson Group. Headquartered in Hong Kong. Innovix is a leading regional IT distributor with more than 8,000 channel partners in Asia. The acquisition will enhance Tech Data’s vendor portfolio, increase their customer base and strengthen their end-to-end solutions capabilities. Tech Data is a leading end-to-end technology distributor and is ranked No. 90 on the Fortune 500®. It has also been named one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 11 straight years. 

Information on the transaction may also be found on https://asia.techdata.com/tech-data-completes-acquisition-of-innovix-distribution/

The CNP team who advised Tech Data was led by Wong Pei-Ling, and assisted by Jolyn Wah and Marvin Chua.

 

CNPLaw’s Corporate Advisory Lawyers

Wong Pei Ling Senior Legal Associate at CNPLaw LLP image

Partner

Pei-Ling has over 23 years of experience in corporate and cross-border transactions, and has advised on investments, joint-ventures and commercial transactions in Singapore and Malaysia.  Over the years, she has also developed a practice in the areas of data protection, technology and employment.



Jolyn Wah Associate at CNPLaw
Associate

Jolyn’s main area of practice includes corporate advisory and employment matters. Jolyn was trained in various practice areas of law with a focus on commercial litigation and family law prior to joining CNP.



Marvin Chua Legal Associate at CNPLaw LLP image

Associate

Marvin’s main areas of practice include corporate advisory and general employment matters. Prior to joining CNPLaw, he trained and practised at a leading commercial law firm, under the practice areas of commercial litigation and international arbitration.


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