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  • Gary Wong

    Gary Wong
    Partner, Hong Kong

    Sale and purchase Escrow arrangements, Maritime finance, Yachts and superyachts, Banking & finance

    T. +852 2877 3221
    garywong@incegd.com

Gary is Asia Head of Finance. A dual qualified solicitor in Hong Kong and England and Wales, he is a specialist in cross-border project finance, asset finance, secured lending and restructuring. He also handles a wide scope of commercial shipping work ranging from sale & purchase, newbuilding contracts (including conversion and yacht building contracts), ship management agreements, joint ventures and shareholders’ agreements and debt and equity arrangements.

Gary has substantial experience of transactions in China covering ship finance, corporate and projects.

He regularly represents clients including lenders, agent banks, lessors, lessees and owners on the financing of ships and shipping related assets. He covers all types of vessels including containers, container vessels, bulk carriers, supply and support vessels, yachts and cruise vessels.

Gary is recognised as one of the leading ship finance experts in Hong Kong by the legal directories.

Highlight Matters

  • Advised a major oil company in China on three loan facilities in an aggregate loan amount of around US$467 million for the purpose of financing its acquisitions of eight crude carriers (VLCCs) owned by three different companies and managed and operated by a Chinese shipping company through a charitable trust structure.
  • Advised various major banks in Asia in relation to the financing of three 13,200  TEU container vessels of OOCL under Japanese operating lease structure with the aggregate loan amount of US$310,800,000.
  • Advised a key European bank in a term loan facility transaction in respect of two joint venture companies set up by a major Chinese shipbuilding and trading company and a German shipping company, for the financing of two multi-purpose heavy lift carrier newbuilding.
  • Advised a major mainland Chinese company in relation to a US$200 million loan facility to a major container ship operator in Hong Kong for the purpose of financing the acquisition cost of their new marine containers.
  • Advised a major container operator on their standard terms and conditions.
  • Advised the buyer of luxury yacht “Oxygen” and “Lenios” 

Legal Directory Quotes

“Clients praise Gary Wong for the quality of his "knowledge, suggestions and responsiveness.”" Chambers Asia 
"He is very efficient and very professional. He is also good at giving suggestions and is very acquainted with PRC clients, so he knows what we need." Chambers Asia 
"It is nice to work with him and he knows what he is doing." Chambers Asia 
“The ‘very personable’ Gary Wong has a thriving practice acting for PRC-based leasing companies…” Legal 500 Asia Pacific 
“Excels at commercial shipping work” Legal 500 Asia Pacific

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Law Society of Hong Kong

Expertise:
Sale and purchase Escrow arrangements, Maritime finance, Yachts and superyachts, Banking & finance

Accolades:
Chambers Asia, Legal 500 Asia Pacific

Education (University):
University College, London

Languages:
English, Mandarin