David is a Partner in our corporate tax practice, with broad experience advising on UK and cross-border tax issues. He joined Osborne Clarke in October 2017 having previously worked in a leading US law firm, and is also a Chartered Tax Advisor.
David’s practice covers standalone tax advisory as well as transactional matters. He has a particular focus on advising private equity houses, management teams, investment funds, alternative credit providers and digital businesses on the tax aspects of private equity and corporate transactions, management buyouts, flotations, joint ventures, fund formations, reorganisations, finance transactions and management equity arrangements.
Advised Caledonia Investments on its £152.5m sale of Choice Care Group, read more.
Advised the senior management team of the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) Group on its acquisition by private equity fund Blackstone, read more.
Advises Ultra on £22M Airport Systems divestment, read more.
Advised leading equity investor, Mobeus, on its investment in Geotech and the MBO of Travel & General Insurances Services Limited (T&G).
ICS Cool Energy
Advised ICS Cool Energy on its sale to Ingersoll Rand, read more.
Advised the shareholders of Meritsoft, a leading provider of intelligent software solutions to global capital markets participants, on its sale to Cognizant, one of the world’s leading professional services companies.
Harvey Water Softeners
Advised Harvey Water Softeners on sale to Culligan International, read more.
Morgan Motor Company
Advised iconic car manufacturer Morgan on Investindustrial investment, read more.
M&G Real Estate
Advised M&G Real Estate on financing for Thames Quarter BTR development, read more.