Chris joined the Reading corporate team as an associate in early 2015, having previously practised in the City. He qualified in 2013 and undertakes a wide variety of corporate work including acquisitions, funding transactions and general shareholder and board advisory work.
Chris often acts on transactions with a cross-border element and he is a native German speaker.
Recent work highlights
- Assisting with the acquisition of an Oxfordshire automotive services company by a Frankfurt listed automotive conglomerate.
- Advising on a series of EIS qualifying investments in music and retail companies by a high profile private individual.
- Preparing investment agreements on behalf of both founders and investors (venture capital/angel investors), primarily in the fields of technology and fashion.
- Acting for companies in the education and energy sectors on listings on the AIM market.