Vertex Technology Acquisition Corporation’s Listing on the Singapore Exchange

Eng & Co and Maples and Calder acted for the issuer, while WongPartnership and Baker McKenzie represented the joint issue managers and the joint global coordinators, joint bookrunners and joint underwriters.

Vertex Technology Acquisition Corporation Ltd., a special purpose acquisition company was listed on the main board of the Singapore Exchange on 20 January 2022 through a SGD200 million (approx. US$148.85 million) offering.

Credit Suisse (Singapore) Ltd., DBS Bank Ltd. and Morgan Stanley Asia (Singapore) Pte. acted as joint global coordinators, joint bookrunners and joint underwriters.

The Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow team was led by principal Ashok Lalwani (Picture), and supported by partners Steven Canner and Carol Stubblefield, senior associate Adam Buehler (from New York / Miami), principal Kenny Kwan, local principal Caryn Ng and associate Natania Ng (in Singapore).

The Maples and Calder team was led by Partner and head of the Asia Corporate practice, Matt Roberts and assisted by Associate, Adrienne Lai. 

The WongPartnership team consisted of Equity Capital Markets Practice Gail Ong and Partner James Choo. 

Involved fees earner: Adam Buehler – Baker McKenzie; Steven Canner – Baker McKenzie; Kenny Kwan – Baker McKenzie; Ashok Lalwani – Baker McKenzie; Natania Ng – Baker McKenzie; Caryn Ng – Baker McKenzie; Carol Stubblefield – Baker McKenzie; Adrienne Lai – Maples and Calder; Matt Roberts – Maples and Calder; James Choo – WongPartnership; Gail Ong – WongPartnership;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie; Maples and Calder; WongPartnership;

Clients: Credit Suisse; DBS Bank; Morgan Stanley Asia Limited; Vertex Technology Acquisition Corporation Ltd;