Banking & Finance Relevant Experience

Banking & Finance

  • Advising Santander UK plc on its refinancing of Exeter Estates Limited.
  • Acting for an offshore trust for its refinancing of a US$20 million facility with a European bank, including trust and third party security.
  • Acting for a property investment company with offshore ownership structure financing an acquisition of a London asset with senior and mezzanine facilities of £18 million.
  • Advising Lloyds Bank plc on its £3.4 million financing of Flybe Limited's Training Academy at Exeter Airport.
  • Advising Santander UK plc on its refinancing of the clothing company Seasalt Limited and associated companies.
  • Advising Centrax Industries Limited on the £50 million refinancing of the Centrax group companies with Lloyds Bank plc, comprising of term loan, overdraft, revolving credit and bond facilities.
  • Acting for an English property group refinancing three facilities into an acquisition and redevelopment facility for c. £22 million, advising on loan, security and intercreditor documents and project management of conditions precedent.
  • Advising Lloyds Bank plc on its £30 million refinancing of Somerset Care Limited.

Venture Capital

  • Advising Notion Capital on a Series D investment in CurrencyCloud, the worlds, leading cross border payments platform.
  • Advising online estate agent Emoov Limited on a series C investment in the company by various investors including a personal involvement from Gaby Salem of Wharton Asset Management, as well as Episode 1 VC, Maxfield Capital, Spire and Startive Ventures.
  • Advising Form3, a payments technology company on its $13m investment from Draper Esprit, Barclays Bank and Angel Co-Fund.
  • Advising WhiteHat, an apprenticeship start up on its $16m investment round in the company, led by Index Ventures and including Lightspeed Ventures and Salesforce Ventures.
  • Advising BGF on an investment in Prezola Limited, the UK’s leading independent wedding gift list and wedding website provider, to allow them to develop a mobile app.
  • Advising Holtzbrinck Ventures on its $20m Series A funding into Zencargo.

Private Equity

  • Advised on the management buyout of steel stencil foils manufacturer, Datum Alloys, to private equity firm, Rockpool.
  • Advising Perwyn, on its acquisition of video games developer Sumo Digital Holdings Limited.
  • Advised Fruggl, on its acquisition by True Capital, a private equity firm
  • Advised Downing, on its disposal of Willand Biogas LLP
  • Advised the management team of Torquay Leisure Hotels on its management buy-out, backed by Connection Capital and Santander Bank
  • Advised Marina UFP on the acquisition of two solar parks