Experience

    • Development Partners International in the formation of African Development Partners III Fund, a $900 million fund investing in innovation-led companies in Africa.
    • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in the financing and tax aspects of its £400 million acquisition of Huntsworth.
    • TPG Growth in its takeover of the existing assets of the Abraaj Group’s $1 billion Global Healthcare Fund. The deal saw Debevoise win the “Specialist Deal Legal Advisor” category at the Private Equity Africa Awards.
    • A leading international private equity firm in the creation of a novel structured finance product which raised $700 million from various investors in the form of rated notes and equity. The transaction was structured to address insurance company risk-based capital charges when investing across a diverse portfolio of alternative fund products.
    • An Asian mid-market equity fund in a $60 million revolving credit facility.
    • A U.S. fund with a focus on distressed assets in its $150 million subscription facility.
    • Park Square in its $25 million SMA facility with SMBC.
    • Park Square in its €125 million subscription line facility with SMBC.
    • FountainVest in its subscription line facility with CitiBank for FountainVest China Capital Partners Fund III.

Education

  • BPP Law School, GDL
  • BPP Law School, L.P.C.
  • University of St. Andrews, M.A. (Hons)