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In the same year, the firm also launched an EMEA private equity group led by former SJ Berwin managing partner candidate Perry Yam (14 December 2011).
Davis said in a statement: “Reed Smith’s investment in its London financial industry group is clear: the team has grown by 60 per cent in the last three years. The firm’s global platform provides me with a new and exciting challenge, where I can continue to develop my leveraged finance practice.”
Over the past year, Reed Smith’s structured finance team played a major role in advising CBPE Capital on its £100m acquisition of the Cote restaurant group (17 September 2013). It also worked alongside Siemens’ in-house legal team to complete the Thameslink Rolling Stock Project transaction – the largest contract ever awarded to Siemens in the UK.