SAB Miller

SAB Miller


We were appointed the financial adviser to SABMiller plc and SABMiller (PRC) Holdings Limited on their HK$3,040 million contested offer for Harbin Brewery.

Our Role

  • overall advice on bidding strategy

  • timetable and offer management

  • industry analysis

  • valuation

  • post-merger business analysis

  • design of offer structure

  • coordination of PR campaign

Key Issues

  • first contested takeover by overseas investor of a company in China listed in Hong Kong

  • compliance with both Hong Kong Takeovers Code and Stock Exchange Listing Rules