MGM China appoints mergers and acquisitions lawyer Simon Meng as non-executive director

Gaming operator MGM China has announced it has appointed mergers and acquisitions expert lawyer, Simon Meng, as an independent non-executive director.

Meng will also be a member of the Audit Committee, the Nomination and Corporate Governance Committee and the Remuneration Committee of MGM China, with the appointment enforced since December 9.

Meng has worked as a corporate mergers and acquisitions (M&A) partner at Linklaters in Shanghai since May, 2017, and specializing in cross-border M&A, direct investments and joint ventures in China.

Prior to that position, Meng was a partner of King &Wood Mallesons from 2012 until April 2017.