Acting for a range of corporate and institutional clients, Olivia's areas of practice include private mergers and acquisitions, joint venture arrangements, corporate restructurings, equity capital markets transactions as well as general corporate advisory work for listed and unlisted companies.
During her time at Freshfields, Olivia was seconded to BAE Systems plc as part of the legal mergers and acquisition team.
Barrick Gold Corporation on its $18bn merger with Randgold Resources Limited;
Saputo Inc on its £975m acquisition of Dairy Crest Group plc;
HNA Innovation Finance Group Limited on its $775 million joint venture with Glencore in respect of Glencore’s worldwide petroleum products storage and logistics business;
China Tianying on its acquisition of Urbaser S.A. holding company Jiangsu Dezhan Investment for CNY 8.574 bn from shareholders including CECEP Huayu Zhenjiang Green Industry Buyout Fund and China Ping An Life Insurance;
LVMH on its investment in fashion search site Lyst;
HSS Hire Group plc on its IPO, £13m placing to institutional investors and the £60.5m disposal of its powered access business;
IHG on its $500m special dividend and share consolidation;
Getlink ( formerlyGroupe Eurotunnel ) on its internal reorganisation of its corporate legal structure;
Heathrow Airport Holdings Limited, Debenhams plc, Mitchells & Butlers, Bakkavor Group plc, Polymetal International plc, The Rank Group plc and Saga plc on various corporate advisory matters.