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33RD FLOOR, THE ORIENT SQUARE, F. ORTIGAS JR. ROAD, ORTIGAS CENTER, 1600 PASIG CITY, METRO MANILA, PHILIPPINES
Tel:
Work +63 2 687 1195
Fax:
Fax +63 2 687 1197
Email:
Web:
www.mvgslaw.com
Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano, Gwyneth Ong, Manila, PHILIPPINES

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Gwyneth Ong

Tel:
Work +63 2 6871195
Email:
Web:
www.mvgslaw.com
Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano

Work Department

Capital Markets; Projects and Energy; Banking and Finance

Position

Gwyneth Ong is one of the firm's partners. Gwyneth represents both local and foreign clients in various industries such as business process outsourcing, real estate development, manufacturing, construction, securities, banking and investment houses. She regularly advises these clients in all aspects of commercial dealings such as regulatory compliance matters of the Securities and Exchange Comission, Philippine Stock Exchange and Philippine Economic Zone Authorites. In addition to servicing the general corporate legal matters of these clients, she regularly handles their corporate transactions including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, tax advisory and project finance.

Gwyneth also has extensive experience in a broad range of securities and capital market transactions. She has been actively involved in numerous debt and equity transactions including initial public offerings, follow on and rights offerings as well as loans and corporate notes issuance. Gwyneth is also well versed in work involving biddings for infrastructure projects under the Public-Private Partnership program of the government.

Career

Prior to joining the Firm, Gwyneth was an associate at Picazo Buyco Tan Fider & Santos Law Office until 2006. She was also legal counsel at Philweb Corporation and foreign legal consultant in Makes & Partners in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Languages

English; Filipino

Member

Integrated Bar of the Philippines

Education

University of the Philippines, Bachelor of Laws, Order of the Purple Feather (2003);
Ateneo de Manila University, B.S. Legal Management (1999)


Philippines

Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano¬†provides dedicated services on the equity side and advises on securities-related matters including IPOs, follow-on and rights offers, tender offers, reverse takeovers of publicly listed firms and issuances of global depository receipts. A recent highlight included acting for Chelsea Logistics Holdings on its IPO of primary shares. The team provides ‚Äėknow-how, subject matter expertise and a sense of partnership‚Äô. Head of team Manuel Gonzalez¬†has ‚Äėimpeccable experience and knowledge of the industry‚Äô. He is supported by Elmer Serrano,¬†Gwyneth Ong¬† and senior associate¬†Janice Co.

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