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Andrew Woolf


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Andrew has over 20 years’ M&A and investment experience as a corporate lawyer. Having also been a corporate financier at Credo Group and an in-house lawyer at Capita Group, Andrew has a broad practical experience that he can bring to transactions.

Andrew advises a broad spectrum of clients in a number of sectors but has a particular interest in the financial services and technology (including FinTech) sectors. He advises clients on public and private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, flotations and off market fundraisings (private equity, venture capital and high net worth investment). Example recent transactions include:

  • Advising Wadhawan Global Capital on its investment into Zopa Group Limited;
  • Advising DueDil on it recent fundraising from Augmentum FinTech, Notion Capital and others;
  • Sale of the wealth management software business, Pulse, to Australian listed, IRESS;
  • Sale of the investment management software business, Cymba Technologies, to NYSE listed, Factset;
  • Listing of Nano technology business, Directa Plus plc on AIM; and
  • Fundraising for Blis Mobile from Unilever Ventures, Endeit and Beringea.

Andrew is the founder of the business network, the Trusted Network, a Governor at Arnold House School and is also a member of the firm’s Partnership Board. He graduated with an honours degree in History from the University of Southampton and subsequently earned his LLB from Cambridge University. Andrew obtained a First in his Law Society Finals and qualified as a solicitor in 1994.


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  • Top Ranked Chambers UK 2014 - Leading Firm
  • Ranked in Chambers Europe 2013 - Leading Individual
  • Ranked in Chambers Global 2014 - Leading Firm
  • Legal 500 - Leading Firm
  • The Lawyer UK 200 - Listed Firm
  • The Law Society Excellence Awards 2012 - Shortlisted
  • Investors in People - Bronze