Asia awards winners

Author: | Published: 24 Mar 2014

Who took home what from IFLR’s annual Asia awards


Allen & Overy won international law firm of the year at this year's IFLR annual Asia Awards on February 26. The firm was also involved on four deals of the year as well as winning M&A firm at the ceremony held in Hong Kong's Shangri-La hotel.

Davis Polk & Wardwell was also celebrating after winning the new high-yield team of the year award. The firm was also named financial services regulatory team and most innovative US firm.

The ceremony saw Simpson Thacher & Bartlett win private equity team of the year while also involved in the category's deal of the year. Linklaters won debt and equity-linked team and senior associate Chihiro Sasaki scooped IFLR's rising star award for his debt and equity-linked work.

The night's other individual award winners were Bank of America Merrill Lynch managing director Peter Siembab, who was presented...