Mr Xiaohui Zhu > Tian Yuan Law Firm > Beijing, China > Lawyer Profile

Tian Yuan Law Firm
10/F, China Pacific Insurance Plaza
28 Fengsheng Hutong
BEIJING 100032
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Capital markets, M&A, PE funds


Mr. Xiaohui (Steven) Zhu is the Managing Partner of Tian Yuan Law Firm and maintains his practice. He has extensive experience in the fields of the corporate and capital market for over 20 years and focuses on M&A, restructuring, venture capital, private equity and the securities issuance.

Representative deals include advising China Alcoa in its acquisition of Yun Nan Copper (the largest acquisition to date in the non-ferrous industry of China), Beijing Sanyuan Foods’ acquisition of Sanlu Group, the restructuring of Sinochem Group, IPO of Far Eastern Horizon (the first Chinese financial leasing company listed in Hong Kong), IPO of Franshion Properties, China’s Jinmao Group’s spin-off from Franshion Properties and IPO, the largest follow-on A shares offering by BOE Technology Group, 144A/Reg S note offering by Sinochem Hong Kong and COFCO Hong Kong, advising Beijing State-owned Capital Management and Operation Center in its acquisition of shares in China Securities Co., the H Shares IPO of CSC Financial Co., Ltd., the merger between Beijing Pharmaceutical Group and China Resources Pharmaceutical Group, and several major investment deals by National Integrated Circuit Industry Investment Fund Co., Ltd, and China Structural Reform Fund Co., Ltd..

He was awarded “Leading Individual in Capital Market, Corporate/M&A, China” by Chambers, the Leading Individual in Capital Market and Corporate/M&A by Legal 500, “Top 100 Lawyers in China” by China Business Law Journal, Leading Lawyer in Corporate/M&A” by Asialaw, and Star Lawyer by Acritas.


Chinese and English


the Law School of the Peking University

Lawyer Rankings

China > Private equity: PRC firms

Tian Yuan Law Firm‘s clients spans a broad spectrum of industries, including education, healthcare, TMT, fintech, new energy and Media which it advises both the private equity and venture capital firms as well as the invested companies in high value investment, restructuring and M&A transactions. Recent highlights include assisted Sequoia Capital with its participation in VIPKID’s Series D+ financing and advising Sequoia Capital on its Series C financing for Burning Rock Biotech, a Chinese company specialising in next-generation sequencing diagnostics solutions for precision medicine in oncology. Jiayun XieZhihua Xia andXiaohui Zhu are highly recommended.

China > Corporate and M&A: PRC firms

Tian Yuan Law Firm remains at the forefront of education, healthcare, real estate, energy and TMT deals. It has extensive record in equity purchases, investments, mergers and restructurings, and it continues to impress in big-ticket cross-border M&A transactions. The team assisted Will Semiconductor with its $2bn purchase of OmniVision Technologies, the world’s third-largest image sensor provider, and handled Wanda Film Holdings’ RMB10.5bn acquisition of Wanda Media. Capital markets specialist Xiaohui Zhu and Juanjuan Song are names to note in the healthcare sector; Yanling Ren is recommended for assisting SOEs with corporate system reform; Aihua Xiao and Lihua Wang are also highly recommended.