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16TH FLOOR UNIT 1609-1610, PARK VENTURES ECOPLEX, 57 WIRELESS ROAD, LUMPINI, PATHUMWAN, BANGKOK 10330, THAILAND
Tel:
Work +66 2 108 2344
Fax:
Fax +66 2 108 2303
Email:
Web:
www.charinandassociates.com
Charin & Associates, Benjaporn Puttinan, Bangkok, THAILAND

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Benjaporn Puttinan

Tel:
Work +662-108-2344
Email:
Web:
www.charinandassociates.com
Charin & Associates

Work Department

Capital Martkets

Banking and Finance

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

Real Estate Development

Position

Senior Associate

Career

Benjaporn involves in representing clients in the establishment of Property Fund (Real Estate Investment Trust equivalent) with respect to the investment in various real estate categories, including hotels, residential buildings and office buildings. Not only that, she also has advised a large number of both domestic and international companies in connection with compliance with securities law matters, including preparation of annual reports filed with the SEC and legal opinions on connected transactions of public companies listed on Thailand’s Stock Exchange.

She has advised several issuers relating to IPOs and capital raising through debts and equities, including Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited in the THB13 Billion initial public offering (IPO) to domestic and international investors under regulations and listing of shares on the Stock Exchange of Thailand.

Not only that, she has also advised on several REIT transactions, including conversion of three property funds (TFUND, TLOGIS, TGROWTH) into TICON Freehold and Leasehold Real Estate Investment Trust (TREIT), which after the conversion, TREIT has a total asset of THB 36,000 Million.

In the field of bank and finance, she has been assigned to serve as a member of team representing a sizeable power plant in joint venture project between Thailand and other AEC countries, conducted comparative legal research on corporate and investment laws, reviewed and prepared the shareholders’ agreement to obtain the investment license. In addition, she also represents Thai commercial banks in connection with sales and purchases of non-performing loans and the establishment and operation of Asset Management Companies (AMC). 

Languages

English

Thai

Education

LL.M., Major in Securities and Financial Regulations, Georgetown University Law Centre

LL.B. (Second Class Honours), Chulalongkorn University


Thailand

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Charin & Associates had a busy year in 2017, handling a range of corporate transactions of varying sizes. Its clients in this space include private and public companies in numerous sectors including manufacturing, services and infrastructure. Of late, the team has expanded its work for family offices, for which it handles a range of corporate and commercial work. The firm also has an active real estate and REIT practice, where it acts for developers, retail companies and hotel chains. Managing partner Charin Satchayan heads the team, and Benjaporn Puttinan and Vilasinee Wisutthiphon are key associates.

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