Kenny Yu is counsel in the Corporate Department of the Firm’s Shanghai and Hong Kong offices. Kenny has extensive experience advising global and regional private equity funds and other financial and strategic investors in competitive and proprietary buyouts, divestitures, joint ventures, growth equity investments, PIPE transactions as well as formation of USD-denominated private equity funds. Prior to joining Weil, he worked at leading international law firms in Beijing, Hong Kong and London.
Kenny was named “International Firm: Rising Star of the Year” at the IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards 2021.
Kenny is qualified in Hong Kong and New South Wales, Australia. He is a native Mandarin speaker.