Nick is a partner in our London Global Transactions Practice.
He advises on a broad range of corporate transactions, including public and private M&A, equity capital raisings, joint ventures, restructurings and private equity investments, as well as general UK listed company matters.
His clients include listed companies, international groups and financial investors from a range of sectors, including FIG, retail and power. He has a particular focus on cross border transactions.
Advising London Stock Exchange Group on its proposed £21bn merger with Deutsche Börse, its acquisition of a majority stake in LCH.Clearnet and its rights issue funded acquisition of Frank Russell Company.
Advising SSE on the demerger of its retail business, proposed combination with Npower and subsequent sale to Ovo.
Advising Henderson Group on its merger with Janus Capital Group.
Advising Barrick Gold on its $18bn merger with Randgold Resources.
Advising Jimmy Choo on its acquisition by Michael Kors.
Advising Mars on its acquisition of Linnaeus.
Advising Low & Bonar on its placing and open offer and acquisition by Freudenberg.
Advising on the IPOs of Alfa, Saga, Merlin Entertainments, HSS Hire and Exova.
Advising on the rights issues by Informa, Lloyds Banking Group, Wolseley, Balfour Beatty and National Express.
Advising Barclays as sponsor on the takeover by Informa of UBM and the disposal of Akron Brass by Premier Farnell.