Ian Bagshaw is White & Case's Global Co-Head of Private Equity. His practice focuses primarily on Financial Investors and Corporates acquiring from Financial Investors.
Based in London, Ian has built an enviable reputation in the private equity market - leading on more than 100 Mergermarket credited transactions in a career spanning 25 years. Ian's high profile has afforded him, not only a Chambers Band 1 ranking and Leading individual status with Legal 500, but also Best in Corporate Law 2018 with Global Insight Awards (an honor for which he was the sole recipient for 2018), The Legal 500 Hall of Fame 2018 (for both M&A and Private Equity) and The M&A Advisor Leadership Award 2018.
Regularly working across multiple jurisdictions, Ian has advised on numerous high-profile transactions and led on landmark deals which can be seen below. His key clients include: Actavis Group, Actera Partners, Alvogen, Arcapita, Arle, Avast Software, Blue Water Energy, Bridgepoint, Bupa, Cott Corporation, CVC Capital Partners, The Carlyle Group, Diaverum, DX Group, GHO, Harbour Energy, Keter Group, Lightsource, Novator, Mid Europa, Metric Capital, Paradise Capital, Parques Reunidos, Play, PPF Group, Privax, Qatar Holding LLC, Rhône Capital, Sagol Family, The Smithfield Group, Summit Partners, Scotts Miracle-Gro, Triton Partners and 3i.