Boonyaporn Donnapee

Partner, KPMG Law

KPMG in Thailand

Boonyaporn is an M&A Partner at KPMG Law. She provides M&A legal services and advised various sellers, buyers and targets in connection with sell-side and buy-side M&A transactions including conducting due diligence, providing legal structuring advice, transaction documents and closing. Her services also cover M&A transactions for listed and non-listed companies and cross-border transactions.

Background

Boonyaporn has vast experiences in the areas of M&As, capital markets and derivatives, her areas of practice spans to a variety of securities and corporate transactions including M&As, initial public offering (IPO), corporate restructuring, joint ventures, family business governance and derivatives. 

Boonyaporn joined KPMG Law in May 2020. Previously, she was a Partner at a reputable international law firm in Thailand in their Financial Services Division (Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions). 

She has been involved in many M&A transactions and advised shareholders, acquirers, sellers, and targets both for listed and non-listed companies in their M&A transactions. She also advised various companies in preparing for domestic and international IPOs and listing their shares on the Stock Exchange of Thailand. She also provided legal advice on ISDA Master Agreement and laws on derivatives to end-users and offshore derivatives dealers.

Areas of expertise
Legal Services
Education and qualifications
  • Columbia University (LLM, 2008)

  • Chulalongkorn University (LLB, 1st class honors, 2003)

Accreditation
  • The Lawyers Council of Thailand (Lawyer’s License)

Professional and industry experience
  • Advised a major expressway company and a major metro company in Thailand, in their amalgamation transaction which formed one of the largest transportations and logistic service providers in Thailand.

  • Advised a major investment banking company on its merger with a Thai commercial bank, via share swap followed by a tender offer process.

  • Advised a major telecommunication company on the internal restructuring transactions within its group companies including joint venture transactions.

  • Advised a major state enterprise in energy sector with respect to its group restructuring which involved companies listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand.

  • Advised various major Thai families in their family business restructuring and governance including preparing for IPO and M&A transactions.