BOARD ELECTION 2019 – ERIC JOHNSON

Eric Johnson, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Eric Johnson joined Freshfields in Vietnam as an international associate in March 2017. Prior to joining Freshfields, Eric practiced law at top international law firms in New York City from 2011 to 2014 and Hong Kong from 2015 to 2017, focusing on a wide variety of corporate transactions including M&A, capital markets and private equity fund formation. At Freshfields, Eric focuses on advising foreign investors operating in a wide variety of sectors on M&A transactions and operations in Vietnam.

Eric has been an active member of AmCham since arriving in Vietnam and has deep interest in becoming more involved in the promotion of stronger bilateral business relationships between Vietnam and the United States by serving on the AmCham Board of Governors.

Eric holds Bachelor of Arts degree from New York University and a J.D. from Cornell Law School. In his spare time, Eric enjoys cycling, exploring Vietnam on his Triumph and getting as many ski days in as possible in Japan and/or his home state of Colorado.