Sophie Allen

Partner | London
+44 (0)20 7920 4102


Advising on the c.$4 billion 60% acquisition and carve out of the Kantar group from WPP.

Advising on the €2.3bn acquisition of Securitas Direct.

Advising on the $1.3bn acquisition of Atento from Telefonica.

Advising on the €400 million refinancing of the OVH group.

Advising on the acquisitions of (i) Bosal, (ii) Schweighofer Fiber, (iii) Infopro; (iv) Van Dijk; and (v) Jimmy Choo businesses.

Advising on their investments in (v) Aernnova, (vi) OVH and (vii) Gravity Media Group businesses.

Advising on the disposals of (viii) AIM Aviation and (ix) Van Geloven businesses.

Advising a private equity house on its investments in the (i) Viroclinics ; (ii) Dentalpro; (iii) Advanced Medical; (iv) IVC; (v) Masternaut; (vi) Bigpoint; (vii) Ogone; (viii) Flow traders and (ix) Multifonds businesses.

Advising PAI Partners on the acquisition of the Albea group.

Law360 2021

Private Equity Practice Group of the Year