Carsome Group’s $290 Million Series E Funding Round

Davis Polk advised Carsome Group on the deal.

Carsome Group completed its $290 million Series E funding round, led by Qatar Investment Authority, 65 Equity Partners and Seatown. Other investors such as Mediatek, Sunway, Gokongwei Group, YTL Group and Taiwan Mobile participated in the round.

Carsome is Southeast Asia’s largest integrated car e-commerce platform, with presence in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore.

The Davis Polk corporate team includes partner James C. Lin (Picture), counsel Sam Kelso and registered foreign lawyer Sangsoo (Eddie) Lee.

Involved fees earner: Sam Kelso – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Sangsoo Lee – Davis Polk & Wardwell; James Lin – Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Clients: Carsome Group;