Ms Cindy Cheang Foong Kim > Cheang & Ariff > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

Cheang & Ariff
273A, Jalan Medan Tuanku
Medan Tuanku
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur 50300
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Work Department

Capital Markets | Corporate




Practice Focus

Cindy’s key practice area is in capital markets, corporate and securities laws.

Cindy has experience in initial public offering exercises and corporate exercises, as well as domestic and cross border mergers and acquisitions. She also advises on various corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions involving private equity investments as well as general corporate and commercial advisory.

Experience and Credentials

Cindy has been involved in the following matters:

  • listing of a financial management software solutions and e-payment gateway solutions developer and provider on the Main Market

  • listing of a local restaurateur group, first to list on the ACE Market under the then newly introduced ACE Market Listing Requirements

  • listing of a local property developer on the Main Market

  • listing of a local home-grown press and convenience retailer on the Main Market.

  • listing of a leading regional retailer of cosmetics and personal care products on the Main Market.

  • listing of a leading credit reporting agency on the Main Market.

  • listing of a local home-grown fire protection products manufacturer on the ACE Market.

  • takeover offer of a property developer via a statutory scheme of arrangement.

  • privatization exercise of a property developer via selective capital reduction.




Cindy graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of London External Programme. She also obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in English Language Studies from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

She was admitted to the Malaysian Bar in 2007.

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Capital markets

(Next Generation Partners)

Cindy Cheang Foong KimCheang & Ariff

Cheang & Ariff’s capital markets offering includes debt and equity capital markets, securitisation and corporate trust, in addition to derivatives and structured finance. Following the separation of the firm from Chooi & Company in March 2023, key contacts in the group include Ming-Li Tan, who boasts a strong track record in handling capital market transactions, debt restructuring schemes and equity fund-raising mandates, and Cindy Cheang Foong Kim.