Asia Based Operator:
Representing an Asia based hotel operator in connection with the development of an AUD 550 million golf and spa resort in Brookwater, Queensland.
Global Hotel Operator:
Advised a publicly traded Singapore REIT in connection with its acquisition and disposition of assets in Australia and subsequent restructuring of the business and ownership structure.
Global Hotel Operator:
Advised on Hotel Management Agreement and License Agreements in connection with the development of a luxury hotel mixed use development. Analysis of Australia Free Trade Act and compliance with consumer protection statutes in connection with sales of residences to third party purchasers. Assist in creation of strategic regional development strategy and negotiations with bet the business issues in connection with revision of same to achieve successful outcome.
Global Timeshare Company:
Advised the world’s leading timeshare company on its timeshare and trust structures in Asia, including corporate restructuring, acquisition of properties, relocation of the trust structure to Hong Kong and regulatory guidance in India, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Australia, Macau, Philippines, and Taiwan.
Singapore Private Equity company:
BH2I acted as a sole counsel advising Singaporean investor on new market entry into Thailand via the acquisition of an existing hotel operating company, including (i) performing comprehensive due diligence on all underlying assets, (ii) advising on, and implementation of, foreign direct investment from Australia and Singapore to Thailand, (iii) transaction structuring and the establishment of a new corporate operating vehicle in Thailand, (iv) creating offshore guarantee and security structures for the staged transfer of assets, and (v) advising on all aspects of the acquisition and integration of an existing business into the client’s cross border platform, including 3 hotels projects located in Thailand.
Singapore and Australia based Hotel Investment company:
Advised Singapore and Australia-based hotel investment teams in connection with property acquisition, joint venture development and hotel management agreement negotiations in the Maldives.