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Tze-wei Ng

T: +852 2533 2754 Email Tze-wei | vCard Office: Hong Kong

Tze-wei Ng Associate

Contact details

Tze-wei Ng

Tze-wei Ng
Associate

T: +852 2533 2754 Email Tze-wei | vCard Office: Hong Kong

Tze-wei brings deep knowledge of charities and social innovation to her advice to philanthropic foundations and private clients. She is known for her understanding of the increased mixed use of non-profit and for-profit tools in creating impact, which allows her to provide tailored solutions to enable strategic philanthropy and social entrepreneurship.
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Tze-wei advises clients across the impact spectrum: from charities and philanthropists, to purpose-driven companies and ESG & impact investors.

She regularly advises charities and social enterprises in relation to structuring, tax exemption status, and governance. She advises both family and corporate foundations in structuring complex giving arrangements. She was involved in the setting up of some of Hong Kong’s earliest social finance platforms and vehicles, and is active in B Corp and purpose-driven business discussions in Hong Kong.

She co-authored the inaugural chapter on “Impact & ESG Investing” on Hong Kong (2021) for Lexology GTDT.

She is committed to pro bono work, and remains active as board director and advisor to various charities in Hong Kong, working on issues from social inclusion to women empowerment.

She is a board member of esela – The legal network for social impact, an international network of lawyers focused on the impact practice.

She was a member of the founding team of Sustainable Finance Initiative, which aims at building a community of private investors in Asia active in impact investing.

  • Corporate
  • Finance
  • Private wealth

Advising the philanthropic foundation arm of a Chinese tech conglomerate in its global giving during Covid-19 and general board governance.

Assisting with drafting the "B Corp legal requirement" for Hong Kong i.e. suggested language to be included in the constitutional documents of Certified B Corps in Hong Kong to demonstrate their commitment to creating positive social and environmental impact.

Advising a social impact intermediary platform on how to structure various partnership contracts to best support its stage of growth and aspirations.

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Assisting with the setting up of a first-of-its kind social finance vehicle in Hong Kong offering zero-interest loans to social enterprises.

Assisting with the due diligence of a target company group going through restructuring for an impact investor in Hong Kong.

Assisting a s.88 tax exempt charitable organisation obtain IRD approval to amend its articles of association to facilitate program-related impact investing. 

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Assisting with the setting up of a family foundation combining its existing education endeavors and vision to support art and heritage preservation.

Assisting an impact-minded private investor to set up an education platform to grow awareness of sustainable finance with other private investors.

Assisting the obtaining of s.88 tax exemption status for a family foundation focused on cross-border youth development.

  • Government and public sector
  • Private equity

Assisting with the setting up of a first-of-its kind social finance vehicle in Hong Kong offering zero-interest loans to social enterprises.

Assisting a s.88 tax exempt charitable organisation obtain IRD approval to amend its articles of association to facilitate program-related impact investing.

Assisting a s.88 tax exempt charitable organisation focused on serving forced migrants to obtain IRD approval for expanding its mandate to other communities in need.

Assisting with the due diligence of a target company group going through restructuring for an impact investor in Hong Kong.

Advising a social impact intermediary platform on how to structure various partnership contracts to best support its stage of growth and aspirations.

Assisting an impact investing intermediary amend its articles of association to obtain s.88 tax exemption status.

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