Ben is an associate in the Firm's Debt Finance Practice in London. Ben's experience includes advising on a range of domestic and cross-border acquisition finance transactions acting for private equity sponsors, their portfolio companies, other borrowers and banks.
Ben also spent six months working in the Firm's Paris office, as part of the Capital Markets team.
Bridgepoint's public takeover offer for Cherry AB, 2019
Advised a consortium including Bridgepoint on the debt financing for a $1 billion (SEK 9.2 billion) public takeover offer for Cherry AB.
CVC Capital Partners' acquisition of Recordati, 2018
Advised CVC Capital Partners on the €3.4 billion bridge to bond facilities and €250 million revolving credit facilities, for its acquisition from the Recordati family of the holding company that owns a 51.8 percent stake in the Italian pharmaceutical group Recordati and subsequent public takeover offer for the remaining shares.
CVC's acquisition of Mehiläinen, 2018
Advised CVC on the €810 million senior facilities and €200 million second lien facility for its acquisition of the Mehiläinen Group.
Advent's acquisition of Brammer, 2017
Advised GSO in relation to its financing of Advent's acquisition of Brammer Limited (formerly Brammer plc).
Bridgepoint's acquisition of Zenith, 2017
Advised Bridgepoint on its £425m term loan B financing (and £110m undrawn facilities) for the acquisition of Zenith – the largest ever Sterling unitranche financing.