Vivien TeuPartner, Head of Asset Management & ESG at Dentons Hong Kong LLP
Vivien is a partner and head of Asset Management & ESG at Dentons Hong Kong. She has more than 20 years’ experience with a deep and broad focus in the areas of asset management, diverse forms of investment funds across asset classes and structures, retail funds and privately placed funds, investments in public markets, private equity, real estate and alternative investments. In recent years, Vivien is market-leading in having developed a unique focus in her practice on corporate and regulatory issues around environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG), sustainable finance, responsible investment, impact investing and social finance.
Throughout her career, Vivien has been involved in many pioneering transactions and projects. She has been highly rated for technical ability and innovation, while carrying in-depth international experience along with deep China knowledge. Since 2004, Vivien has extensive and on-the-ground experience advising international investment management groups on China market entry strategies, onshore/offshore fund management entities and fund structures, and acting on many projects which were “firsts” in inbound / outbound market access schemes in the development and evolution of China fund management industry and financial markets. Vivien has received commendations by Asialaw profiles for three consecutive years (2018 to 2020) as a leading lawyer for the practice areas of investment funds and corporate M&A, and is listed by China Business Law Journal in the 2020 A-List Elite 100 foreign lawyers for China practice.