Technology, Media and telecoms

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver and Pearson Television form independent production company Fresh Productions. Jamie Oliver and Pearson advised by Denton Wilde Sapte (Tara Donovan, Neil Vickers).

Elderstreet Capital Partners makes £3.2m investment in Cataloga; first round backers Kennet Capital also make investment. Cataloga advised by Kemp & Co (Lucy Vernall). Elderstreet Capital and Kennet advised by CMS Cameron McKenna (Joe Bitran).

3i invests £2m in Aspect Software International. 3i advised by Maclay Murray & Spens and William Fry Solicitors. Aspect advised by Matheson Ormsby Prentice (Brian Buggy).

London Borough of Tower Hamlets in development of Council Connect, a portal and customer relationship software. Tower Hamlets advised by Paisner & Co (Amanda Lewis).