Mr. Tran Hai Thinh is an Associate in our corporate and competition practice. With 4 years of experience and expertise in competition and licensing matters, he has advised on many M&A transactions, competition matters as well as providing advice on the daily operations of both domestic and foreign invested companies.
LL.B and BBA (Ho Chi Minh City University of Law)
Lawyer Professional Knowledge Training Course organized by Institute of Justice of Vietnam
Assisted leading semiconductor company Advanced Micro Devices in securing unconditional Vietnam clearance for its USD 35 billion acquisition of FPGA inventor Xilinx.
Assisted medical technology leader Siemens Healthineers in securing unconditional Vietnam clearance for its USD 16.4 billion acquisition of Varian Medical Systems.
Assisted Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings in securing unconditional Vietnam clearance for its acquisition of a controlling interest in leading construction equipment manufacturer Doosan Infracore.
Assisted Tiki, one of Vietnam’s leading e-commerce platforms, in securing unconditional merger clearance for its sales of a controlling interest to Tiki Global Pte Ltd. The transaction is part of Tiki’s Series E fund raising.
Assisted China Baowu Steel Group Corporation, one of China’s largest SOEs, in securing unconditional Vietnam clearance for its acquisition of Taiyuan Iron and Steel (Group) Co., Ltd.
Assisted TCL China Star Optoelectronics Technology in securing unconditional Vietnam clearance for its USD 1.08 billion acquisition of Samsung Display’s LCD panel manufacturing sites in Suzhou, China.
Assisted Marsh Vietnam in securing unconditional clearance for its acquisition of and merger with JLT Vietnam. The transaction is part of a restructuring scheme following leading insurance broker Marsh McLennan’s USD 5.6 billion acquisition of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc.
Advised and conducted licensing procedures to obtain licenses for retail chain outlets of a Japanese Group;
Obtained amended business licenses for distribution of goods and e-commerce services for a Vietnam - Thailand Joint Venture;
Assisted in conducting training on anti-trust and anti-bribery for many foreign invested companies;
Advised multiple foreign invested companies on competition matters, from reviewing commercial contracts to advising on competition compliance and merger notification issues.
2020, (with Nguyen, Anh Tuan), Vietnam Merger Control, Global Competition Review.
2020, (with Nguyen, Anh Tuan and Tran, Hoang My), Vietnam: Merger Control 2020, ICLG – Merger Control Laws and Regulations.
2020, (with Nguyen, Anh Tuan and Tran, Hoang My), Cartel Regulation: Vietnam Chapter, Getting the Deal Through.