Specialises in private equity and cross-border M&A, in particular for financial sponsors, both on buy-side transactions such as LBOs, take-privates, minority investments and add-ons, as well as on sale-side transactions such as auction sales, multi-track exits, IPOs and refinancings. Advises lenders to private equity transactions on structuring and equity-related issues.
Christopher has advised on multiple transactions in Europe, CEE and Nordic regions). Sectors covered include business services, chemicals, consumer and retail, financial services, healthcare, industrials and TMT.
2017: Linklaters, Partner. Previously partner and head of private equity in Germany for another leading global law firm. Solicitor (England & Wales).