Galaxy Chan is a director in the Restructuring and Disputes practice in Hong Kong. She has over 20 years’ experience in restructuring and insolvency.

Galaxy joins Kroll from Zolfo Cooper Asia, which was acquired by Duff & Phelps in 2019. Prior to that she was a partner with KPMG Hong Kong where, in addition to serving as the firm’s insolvency appointment taker, she also led their Family Estate Administration Practice. Her portfolio of clients includes financial institutions, investment holding companies, real estate groups, hotels, trading and manufacturing enterprises.

Galaxy’s extensive insolvency and restructuring experience includes, back-door listings and exit planning and implementation for multinational corporations. Aside from a detailed knowledge of PRC Company and Bankruptcy Law, Galaxy’s cross-border experience extends to insolvency administrations in other jurisdictions, including the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Malaysia and Singapore.

Galaxy is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. She is also a member of the Executive Committee of the HKICPA Restructuring and Insolvency Faculty and holds the HKICPA Specialist Designation in Insolvency.

Galaxy is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. She holds an MBA from the Imperial College, London and a degree in accountancy from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Relevant Experience
  • Inspectorship and provisional liquidation of a Hong Kong Stock Exchange listed manufacturer of heat transfer products and wind turbine towers, which had operations in China, India, Singapore, the UK and the USA.
  • Liquidation of the Hong Kong operations of the world’s largest supplier of marine fuel.
  • Restructuring of several Hong Kong listed companies with Cayman/Bermuda corporate structures by way of a scheme of arrangement.
  • A court appointed Committee to oversee the estate of a mentally incapacitated person, who was the founder of a cross border bus company.
  • Agent of the Executors of the estate of a deceased billionaire Chinese entrepreneur formerly engaged in the electronics industry.
  • Investigating accountant of the estate of the founder of a real estate conglomerate.
  • Debt restructuring of the largest PRC real estate group which enabled the company to obtain approval for listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
  • Solvency review of the Asia-Pacific entities of a US investment bank to assist management assess their viability in the wake of the collapse of their US and European businesses.
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