Quadrivio

Advising Quadrivio Capital on the establishment of a leveraged fund of funds to invest in LP positions in PE, infra and energy funds.

Evoco AG

Advising Evoco AG, a Swiss private equity manager, on the establishment of a new private equity fund and the secondary direct acquisition by that fund of a portfolio of Western European companies.

Entrepreneur First

Advising Entrepreneur First on the establishment of Entrepreneur First LP, an English fund focused on scaling Entrepreneur First’s existing programme of sourcing and investing in the best technical talent and mentoring and backing individuals before they have a team or a developed idea.

Isomer Capital

Advising Isomer Capital on the establishment of a Luxembourg-domiciled fund focused on primary, secondary and co-investments into venture capital funds and companies in the technology sector.

Energy Access Ventures

Advising Energy Access Ventures on the establishment of a social impact fund to improve access to sustainable energy in Sub-Saharan Africa. The fund’s backers were CDC (on behalf of DFID – an arm of the UK Government), the European Investment Bank, the French Development Agency, the OPEC Fund for International Development and Schneider Electric, the French listed corporation.

McLean

Advising McLean Capital Management on the launch of the McLean Systematic Master Fund, a new Cayman Islands hedge fund focusing on short term trades on the DAX Index across 30 underlying stocks using a specialist algorithm created by the McLean team.

Access Capital Partners

Advising Access Capital Partners on the sale of a portfolio of private equity funds to two US dedicated secondaries funds.

Gulf Investment Corporation

Advising Gulf Investment Corporation on the sale of a portfolio of 18 private equity fund interests to Deutsche Bank’s secondary fund.

Montana Capital Partners

Advising Montana Capital Partners on a number of transactions, including the structuring and transactional aspects of the acquisition of a portfolio of private equity fund interests from a large European bank.

Capital Dynamics

Advising Capital Dynamics on the disposal of a portfolio of 15 European private equity fund interest to a US-based secondary fund.

Access Capital Partners, Altamar Capital and Idinvest Partners

Advising Access Capital Partners, Altamar Capital and Idinvest Partners on their investment into the restructuring of Odin Equity Partners’ first and second private equity funds.

Esportif International

Advising the founders of Esportif International on the establishment of an international sports management business focused on servicing the professional rugby industry with global operations throughout the rugby playing world, including in England, Ireland, South Africa and New Zealand.

TLG Capital

Advising TLG Capital on a number of transactions, primarily involving the provision of debt financing and/or the investment of growth capital into businesses that serve the growing consumer class in Africa, with a particular focus on Anglophone Sub-Saharan Africa.

AngelLab

Advising London-based tech VC investor AngelLab on its investment in OnePulse as part of a financing round which raised $1.07 million from 19 new angel investors.

WhereIsMyTransport

Advising the founders of WhereIsMyTransport, which operates a platform for smart urban transport in emerging markets, on the establishment of the WhereIsMyTransport business in the UK, and the closing of a seed funding round of around £600,000.

Velos Partners

Advising one of the founding partners of Velos Partners, the venture firm, on a Series A investment into child safe advertising business SuperAwesome.

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