Rak-ake Siribhadra


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Rak-ake Siribhadra is an associate in the competition and antitrust practice group. He advises clients on applications for merger clearance, merger notifications, Trade Competition Commission proceedings, compliance with the law and provides training seminars on the Trade Competition Act.
Recent Experience

Advised WeMedia Shopping Network Technology Co., Limited (WeMedia) in relation to all aspects of merger control in its minority investment (21.85%) of USD 25 million in Rewind Pte. Ltd. (Rewind), with an option granted to WeMedia to acquire the remaining share capital of Rewind at a later date for approximately USD 125 million, to achieve a 100% interest in Rewind. The Rewind group is a one-stop omni channel solution provider headquartered in Singapore, with its main operations in Thailand. W&I insurance was undertaken by WeMedia in connection with the acquisition and option.

Advised SCB Securities Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of The Siam Commercial Bank Public Company Limited, in relation to merger control law in connection with the proposed acquisition of 51% interest in Bitkub Online Co., Ltd. (Bitkub), a leading digital asset exchange in Thailand, from Bitkub Capital Group Holdings Co., Ltd. The transaction value is worth approximately THB 17.85 billion. The total market capitalization of Bitkub is THB 35 billion, marking another Thai "unicorn". The deal was signed on 2 November 2021 and is expected to be completed by the first quarter of 2022.



LL.M., University of College London, UK, 2017
LL.B., University of College London, UK, 2015


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