Shing Yuin Lo

  • Partner
  • Eshing.lo@lw.com
  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom
  • T +44.20.7710.1817
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Profile

Shing Lo is a partner in the London office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Emerging Companies Practice.

Ms. Lo regularly advises founders, high growth companies, and investors in venture capital financings and M&A transactions.

Experience

Ms. Lo’s experience includes representing:

  • &Open on its seed financing led by First Round Capital and LocalGlobe
  • Fertifa on its seed financing led by Passion Capital with participation by MMC
  • Whirli on its £4 million seed financing led by Octopus Ventures
  • Hoxton Ventures on its Series A financing of Skin Analytics
  • Comply Advantage on its US$50 million Series C financing led by OTPPB and extended Series C financing by Goldman Sachs
  • HSBC on its series B investment in Miotech, an ESG data startup
  • RTP Global in its seed financing in Stakester
  • Citi Ventures on its investment in GoHenry
  • Atomico on its US$100 million Series C financing of Aiven and Series A financing of FabricNano
  • Korean Investment Partners on its Series A follow on financing of Vaccitech*
  • L Catterton on its series B financing of Freetrade
  • Local Globe on its financings of various tech businesses such as Narrative Digital and Soda Seed*
  • Atomico and Balderton on the US$700 million sale of Peakon to Workday
  • Authenteq on its Series A financing led by capital300 and its seed financing led by Draper Esprit and Initial Capital*
  • OilX on its financing led by GS Caltex and Citi*
  • Crowdcube on its Series D financing led by Draper Esprit, Series B financing led by Numis Securities, and follow-on financing by Draper Esprit*
  • Darktrace on its Series E financing led by Vitruvian, Series D financing led by Insight Ventures, Series C financing led by KKR, and Series B financing led by Summit Partners*
  • Index Ventures on its financings of various tech businesses such as Sylvera, Motorway, Loveshark, Linktree, Multiverse*, Cutover*, Daye*, SafetyCulture*, and Citymapper*
  • Youtility on its seed financing by Barclays and Ascension Ventures*
  • Neudata on its financing*
  • Thimble/Verifly on its Series B and Series A financings*
  • Clean Beauty Co on its seed financing*
  • Arm on its financing of BluWireless Technology*
  • Samaipata Ventures on its financings of various retail and consumer businesses*
  • Korean Investment Partners on its Series A follow on financing of Vaccitech*
  • Local Globe on its financings of various tech businesses such as Narrative Digital and Soda Seed*
  • RT Capital on its financings of various life sciences businesses*
  • Sapphire Ventures on its Series C financing of CultureAmp*
  • F-Secure on its £105 million acquisition of MWR Inforsecurity*
  • JustEat on its acquisitions of Flyt and Practi*
  • Precision Medicine Group on its acquisition of Argint International*
  • AXIO on its disposal of the Vidal Group to Japanese listed M3, Inc., disposal of the MIMs group in the Asia-Pacific region to a Japanese purchaser consortium, disposal of MRO Network to Penton, disposal of IASIST to IMS Health, and acquisition of Chipworks Inc*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Thought Leadership

  • PE Views: Insights on the World of Private Equity -  December 16, 2020
  • UK Announces Full Details of Future Fund Scheme to Support Startups in COVID-19 Era -  May 19, 2020
  • UK Announces New Funds to Support Startups in the COVID-19 Era -  April 21, 2020

“She is solid technically, super active in the market and very well connected. She is hands-on in every aspect of our deals and brings gravitas to the critical negotiations.”

Chambers UK 2021
Bar Qualification
  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
  • New South Wales (Australia)
Education
  • LL.B. (Hons), University of Sydney, 2002
  • B.Comm., University of Sydney, 2000
Industries
  • Entertainment, Sports & Media
  • Technology
  • Fintech
Practices
  • Emerging Companies
  • Mergers & Acquisitions