Kit Mak is a Managing Director and General Counsel at EmergeVest, where he is responsible for legal, risk and compliance matters.
Prior to joining EmergeVest, Mr. Mak was a Counsel at Paul, Weiss in Hong Kong, where he led their Finance Practice in Asia. He also practised finance law at Ropes & Gray in Hong Kong and Clifford Chance in London, Hong Kong and Beijing. Mr. Mak has extensive experience in leveraged buyouts, financings, special situations and real estate transactions. Over the course of his legal career, he has advised on more than $10 billion of financing transactions across numerous jurisdictions and industries.
Mr. Mak holds a Master of Business Administration from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Leicester. He is admitted to practice in Hong Kong, New York, England and Wales and is a non-practising Advocate and Solicitor in Singapore.