Oliver Wilson

Associate, London

Biography

Overview

Oliver Wilson is an associate in the EMEA Private Equity team and Global M&A practice. Based in the Firm's London office, Oliver focuses on private equity transactions, equity investments and reorganisations. He has advised on a range of corporate transactions including cross-border and global mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations, initial public offerings and funding arrangements for financial sponsors.

Prior to joining White & Case, Oliver worked at a leading law firm in New Zealand. Oliver was seconded to a leading publicly listed dairy company in New Zealand for six months in 2016.

Bars and Courts
Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand
Education
LLB
University of Otago
BCOM (Finance)
University of Otago
Languages
English

Experience

  • Mid Europa Partners on the acquisition of intive S.A., a software development and digital transformation partner based in Poland, Germany and Argentina.
  • The New Zealand Crown as joint sponsor on the funding and delivery of the NZ$3.6 billion City Rail Link project.*
  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board on the New Zealand aspects of its US$2.5 billion investment in Glencore plc’s agriculture business.*
  • Blackstone Singapore Pte on its acquisition of Lend Lease’s New Zealand retirement living portfolio.*
  • Affinity Equity Partners on its initial public offering and dual listing of Tegel Foods, which valued Tegel at NZ$550 million.*
  • Pencarrow Private Equity on the sale of the Rishworth Aviation business to Empresaria Group plc.*

*Matters worked on prior to joining White & Case