Fieldfisher hires new Head of Funds

Private funds specialist, Dale Gabbert has joined European law firm Fieldfisher as Head of Funds. He joins from Simmons & Simmons where he was a funds partner since 2014, specialising in private equity, infrastructure, credit and hedge funds. Gabbert represents a diverse range of sponsors, from boutiques to banks, on fund establishment and advises sophisticated […]

Perwyn Advisors opens new office in Paris

Perwyn Advisors is opening a permanent office in Paris, its first office outside the UK. Following two successful investments in France, the Paris office will act as a platform for further investments both in France and in neighbouring countries.  Antoine Vanderhulst, Partner, will be joined full time in Paris by John Gallagher, Investment Director, and […]

Foley adds private funds partner in Boston

Foley & Lardner has appointed Matthew McBride as a partner in the firm’s Fund Formation & Investment Management Practice Group in Boston.  McBride focuses his practice on representing investment managers in all aspects of their business, with a particular emphasis on representing private equity sponsors in connection with the establishment of private investment funds, fundraising […]

EY-Parthenon adds three partners to private equity team

EY-Parthenon has added three new partners to its European Private Equity team – Georg Hochleitner, Simon Oertel, and Malvinder Singh – who in April and May 2021. Hochleitner and Oertel join from Alvarez & Marsal and Oliver Wyman, and will focus on the execution of Commercial and Operational Due Diligence projects as well as the […]

Abris Capital commits to carbon neutral portfolio by 2025

Abris Capital Partners, a private equity investor focused on Central Europe, has launched ESG Universe 2023 – a comprehensive program of environmental, social and governance initiatives that commits the firm to achieving a carbon neutral portfolio by 2025. The strategy, which has been developed over the past three years, encompasses 17 initiatives across governance and […]

Maven Capital Partners adds to East Midlands investment team

Maven Capital Partners (Maven) has added to its East & South East Midlands team with the appointment of experienced banker Richard Brighty.  Brighty joins as Investment Manager, based in Maven’s Nottingham office, he will be responsible for identifying and backing new local businesses via the MEIF Debt Funds. Brighty will also support existing portfolio companies […]