Irina Kozlova

Associate, Hong Kong SAR



Irina is an associate in the Firm's Hong Kong Corporate M&A practice and focuses primarily on private equity transactions. Irina has been seconded to the Firm's Asia Banking, Capital Markets & Restructuring practice in the Hong Kong office since March 2018.

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University of Law
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University of Cambridge


A consortium led by CITIC Capital Partners and Caixin Global on the financing for their US$180.5 million acquisition of Euromoney's Global Markets Intelligence Division (GMID).

Lightsource, the global market leader in the development and management of large scale solar projects, and its founders on the launch of the "Lightsource BP" solar power partnership with BP which involved a US$200 million investment by BP.

Rhône Capital LLC on its US$150 million preferred equity investment in VistaJet, a global aviation company.

Avast Group (a Czech multinational cybersecurity software company headquartered in Prague) on the acquisition of the Piriform Group Limited (creator of PC performance utility software products known primarily under the brand name CCleaner) and the business from the founder sellers.

Summit Partners on its sale of leading Italian dental clinic DentalPro to international private equity firm BC Partners.

Bridgepoint on its £750 million acquisition of Zenith, the UK's largest independent vehicle leasing business, from HgCapital.

Bridgepoint on its acquisition of Leeds-based Contract Vehicles Holdings Limited Group, provider of commercial vehicle contract hire and fleet management solutions specialising in the HGV market.

Smithfield Group on the CAN$1.13 billion sale of Innovia Group, the global leader in high-tech products for packaging and banknotes, to CCL Industries.