Ken Mason is a retired partner whose practice focused on capital markets and corporate finance transactions, particularly in the international markets, during his career. He has represented underwriters and issuers in a variety of listings by both US and ex-US companies, as well as in non-registered transactions involving equity, debt and synthetic securities. Additionally, he has been engaged in international M&A, including acting for a bulge bracket investment bank in connection with their acquisitions as principal in Asia. He first became active in Asia in 1994, and he was resident in Hong Kong for three years through early 2002. His activity in Latin America commenced in 1989. Formerly a partner at the firm, Mr. Mason has been seconded since 2015 as Acting General Counsel to a NYSE-listed client that he took public in 2013.
Mr. Mason's experience also includes privatizations, assisting significant ex-US financial institutions acquire or establish broker-dealers in the United States, and offshore fund formations. He has been a speaker at various conferences, has written various articles and he has contributed to legal reference books.
- JD, University of Virginia School of Law
- BA, University of Virginia, with highest distinction
- New York
- Director, Anidan US
- President, East 70th Street Realty Corp. (2002-2014)