Xian Ai advises clients on a range of corporate and commercial matters including cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint venture and shareholder arrangements, capital markets and securities regulation, foreign investments into Malaysia, corporate finance, regulatory compliance, corporate governance, and general corporate advisory.
She also has experience in banking and financial services and real estate transactions.
Xian Ai joined the firm in 2014. Prior to joining the firm, Xian Ai was at a Malaysian boutique law firm. In 2019, Xian Ai was seconded to Anderson Mori & Tomotsune in Tokyo, Japan as a foreign legal counsel. In January 2020, she was promoted to Partner in the Corporate Finance & Securities practice group at Zaid Ibrahim & Co.’s main office in Kuala Lumpur.
- Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya
- Certificate Legal Practice of Malaysia
- Bachelor of Law (Honours) degree from the University of Reading