Simon regularly advises public companies listed on the Main Market and AIM on the full range of corporate finance transactions. He has particular expertise in public M&A, having previously spent a two year secondment as Secretary to the Takeover Panel.

  • Rathbones Group Plc on its combination with Investec Wealth & Investment Limited
  • Rothermere Continuation on the £3.1bn reorganisation and related takeover of Daily Mail and General Trust plc 
  • Sanne Group plc on its £1.5bn takeover by the Apex Group
  • Associated British Foods plc on the takeover of National Milk Records plc
  • DX (Group) plc on a £315m takeover by funds managed by H.I.G. European Capital Partners
  • IMImobile plc on a £543m recommended offer from Cisco Systems, Inc
  • J.P. Morgan Cazenove on Triton Funds' £1.2bn offer for Clinigen Group plc