BDA Partners is pleased to announce that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Magna International Inc. on its agreement to form a strategic joint venture in China with Chongqing Xingqiaorui Automotive. Charles Maynard, one of BDA’s founding partners stated, “Magna has a long-standing relationship with BDA and we are delighted to have assisted them on this transaction.”

BDA Deal Team
Charles Maynard, Senior Managing Director, London
Mark Webster, Managing Director, Shanghai
Lydia Xu, Director, Shanghai
Jason Song, Assistant Director, Shanghai
Andy Chen, Associate, Shanghai

About BDA
BDA Partners is a leader in cross-border investment banking involving Asia. BDA advises on M&A, capital raising, and restructuring. BDA has been consistently owned and managed by the same team since 1996. BDA has a track record of providing independent advice to blue-chip corporate and financial sponsor clients from North America, Europe, and Asia. BDA is headquartered in New York with offices in London, Bahrain, Mumbai, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Seoul, and Tokyo. BDA was named M&A Advisory Firm of the Year at The ACG Champions Awards in 2014. BDA formed a partnership with William Blair & Company in 2011.

For more information regarding this transaction, please contact Charles Maynard in London at +44 207 182 4524 or Lydia Xu in Shanghai at +86 21 5407 5580

BDA carries out its US securities business through BDA Advisors Inc., a broker-dealer registered with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and a member of FINRA and SIPC. BDA’s UK subsidiary is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.