Ed is a partner in the Corporate department and advises on a broad range of corporate transactions, with particular focus on private M&A, joint ventures, co-investments, secondaries and leveraged buyouts. He acts for both private equity houses, institutional investors and corporates across a range of sectors. He also leads the private equity practice in London.
KIRKBI on its acquisition with Blackstone of Armacell Group from Charterhouse.
Terra Firma on a number of transactions including the €2.57bn acquisition of Annington Homes and of the €331m acquisition of Wyevale Garden Centre, the UK's largest garden centre chain.
Wyevale Garden Centres on over 10 bolt-on acquisitions.
Investindustrial Group on a divestment to KKR of 49.9% interest in Portaventura.
Investindustrial Group on the €2.1bn divestment of Avincis to Babcock International plc.
EQT on the disposal of cable business Blizoo Macedonia to Telekom Austria in 2014 and the disposal of cable business Blizoo Bulgaria to Telekom Austria in 2015.
Pantheon Ventures on numerous transactions, including co-investments and secondaries.
The founders on the sale of life sciences business Internis to STADA.
Partners of Ventiga Capital Partners LLP on the public to private offer by Etib Holding II AB for Nordic Service Partners Holding AB.
The management team of Geo Networks on its disposal to U.S. cable business Zayo.