Eva Chan


Hong Kong

T +852 2583 8216

General Experience

Eva specialises in investment funds including exchange traded funds (ETFs), UCITS funds, hedge funds and structured funds. With over 15 years of specialist experience in investment funds, Eva has a strong track record in Hong Kong having advised on more than half of the ETFs listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited.

Eva is a partner in the Financial Markets Group of the Hong Kong office. She joined Simmons & Simmons in 2005.

She regularly advises international fund management groups and has advised on many of the first launch and authorisation of Hong Kong’s innovative funds such as the first German domiciled fund, the first cross-listed ETF, the first synthetic ETF and the first inverse and leveraged products. Her extensive experience also covers restructuring, deauthorisation and on-going compliance issues of investment funds.

Eva is a leading legal practitioner recognised by Chambers Asia Pacific and by The Legal 500. She is regularly featured in major media publications, including South China Morning Post, Asia Asset Management, The Asset and television programme of TVB’s Success in Career.

As co-partner of Graduate Recruitment, she speaks at career talk and comments on gender diversity regularly.