Provided by Luke Gannon
Luke Gannon has focused in Funds and Corporate work for over 25 years.
Luke advises financial institutions, investment banks, fund managers, sponsors and investors on the establishment of a wide range of institutional and retail investment products, including: private equity and venture capital funds, hedge funds, real estate funds and structured financial products. His investment fund transaction experience includes: formations, listings, capital raisings, the establishment of financial services businesses, regulatory advice and acting for funds in acquisitions and exits.
Luke also advises on a broad range of corporate finance transactions including fund raisings, joint ventures and mergers & acquisitions, particularly in the financial services sector.
Luke Gannon leads DLA Piper's investment funds practice. He is well known for his wide range of expertise in private open and closed-end funds, and is often looked to by GPs and LP investors across a range of strategies, including real estate, digital technologies and securities. One source comments that "Luke Gannon is highly experienced on fund matters and hands-on in getting work done."