Aaron Raffel

Associate, New York

Biography

Overview

Aaron Raffel is an associate in White & Case's Mergers & Acquisitions practice group in New York. Aaron is qualified under New York law and the laws of England and Wales and has worked in North America and throughout Europe representing domestic and international buyers and sellers in private and public domestic, cross-border and global mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private investments in a broad range of industries, with a particular focus on the energy and telecommunications industries.

Prior to joining White & Case, Aaron worked for a major international law firm in both their London and Moscow offices.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Supreme Court of England and Wales
Education
LPC
College of Law of England and Wales
BA (Hons)
Sussex University

England

Languages
English

Experience

Saudi Aramco in its US$69.1 billion acquisition of a 70% stake in Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) from the Public Investment Fund.

CVC Capital Partners Asia Fund IV in its acquisition of OANDA Global Corporation, a global online retail trading platform, currency data and analytics company.

CVC Capital Partners in its investment, together with Silver Lake Partners and KKR, in US$6 billion convertible notes to be issued by Broadcom, a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of digital and analog semiconductor connectivity solutions, for the purpose of Broadcom's proposed acquisition of Qualcomm in a deal valued at US$121 billion.

The DIP administrative agent and DIP arrangers in the chapter 11 cases of SunEdison, Inc. and its affiliates, a global renewable energy company headquartered in the U.S.

Triton Capital Partners on the bolt-on acquisition by its portfolio company Dywidag Systems of the Jennmar businesses outside the US and the disposal of its US mining business to Jennmar.

Harvest Partners in its acquisition of Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, the largest dermatology practice in the US.

Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. in its sale of Bayonne Energy Center, a power generation facility in Bayonne, New Jersey.