Profile of Dang Vu

Dang Vu

Senior Associate

About Dang Vu

Dang Vu is a Senior Associate in Allens’ Ho Chi Minh City office. Dang has nine years' experience (PQE) practicing law in a wide range of fields and specializes in banking and corporate finance (including project financing and acquisition financing), capital market and public M&A . Dang is admitted as a lawyer in Ho Chi Minh City bar, Vietnam and graduated L.L.M with distinction at University of Sussex, UK. He speaks fluent Vietnamese and English.

  • International Finance Corporation (IFC) – on numerous financing transactions in Vietnam including (i) a loan to Bel Ga Vietnam for the establishment of a poultry breeding facility in Vietnam, (ii) subscription for a convertible bond issued by Anova Corporation to finance its animal health business, (iii) US$57 million loan to finance two onshore wind power projects of REE Corporation, and (iv) US$700 million loan to finance the expansion of a production facility in Bac Ninh province and the greenfield production project in Nghe An province of Goertek.
  • Asia Development Bank – on a US$100 million loan financing to be provided to China Everbright's Hong Kong listed subsidiary to finance up to six Waste-to-Energy Projects in Vietnam.
  • Bangkok Bank – on a multi-million dollar project finance for (i) a solar energy project in Tay Ninh and (ii) a wind energy project in Soc Trang.
  • Vingroup, Vinhomes and Vinfast – advising international investors and lenders on various international bonds and financing transactions relating to Vingroup and its subsidiaries.
  • BIM Energy – on a US$251 million loan by commercial banks to finance BIM’s solar power projects.
  • Siam Commercial Bank – Multi-billion dollar loan to be provided to the project company constructing the Long Son Petrochemical Plant project in Vietnam.
  • MayBank – US$135 million cross-border bilateral loan for Viettel Global to finance its working capital and investments in its subsidiaries in Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar.
  • Deutsche Bank – US$81 million loan provided to Lodgis Hospitality Holdings to fund the acquisition of a majority stake in Ho Tram Strip Resort in Vietnam.
  • TPG Capital – US$90 million loan to TPG to finance its acquisition of a majority stake in VAS (an international school system in Vietnam).
  • Heineken Vietnam – on its acquisition of Carlsberg’s brewery in Vung Tau.
  • Abbott Pharmaceuticals – on its acquisition of Glomed Pharmaceutical and Domesco and various strategic M&A transactions and corporate matters in Vietnam.
  • Ho Tram Investments Limited – on its divesture from the Sanctuary resort project in Vung Tau province.