Asia Best Lawyers: IFLR recognises VILAF’s Phong Tran
Phong Tran is a founding partner at VILAF
Market leader Phong Tran is the founding partner of Vietnamese firm VILAF. He is reputable in advising international businesses and banks on corporate restructuring and financing, share subscriptions, M&A transactions, export credit agency (ECA) and syndicated financing, asset financing, and project financing in Vietnam.
In the research period, Tran has been particularly busy advising on high-value project developments such as the Nghi Son 2 BOT Thermal Power Plant project and two coal-fired units of 660 MW capacity at the Van Phong 1 Thermal Power Plant.
On the equity side, Tran acted for issuers on bond issue, for example he led a major hospitality-recreation developer and operator in Vietnam on its issuance of an Exchangeable Sustainable Bond.