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David Avery-gee

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Work 020 7456 2000
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Linklaters Business Services

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Corporate.

Position

Specialist in domestic and international capital raisings, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other general corporate work, particularly in the natural resources sector. Head of Linklaters Mining Team. Key clients include Alinda, ArcelorMittal, Gem Diamonds, EVRAZ, Glencore, Newcrest and Westfield.

Career

Trainee Linklaters (London and Rome) 1999-2001; solicitor corporate department 2001-11; partner Linklaters, London 2011 to date.

Languages

English and Italian

Education

Oxford University (1997 MA Classics First Class (Hons)); College of Law (1999 CPE and LPC).

Leisure

Triathlons, Manchester United


London: Projects, energy and natural resources

Mining and minerals

Within: Mining and minerals

Mining sits at the core of Linklaters LLP 's multi-disciplinary practice which advises the full gamut of clients under the joint leadership of Charles Jacobs , Toby Grimstone and David Avery-Gee . Longstanding client Glencore recently appointed the team to oversee its acquisition of 31% stake in Mutanda and 10.25% in Katanga from Fleurette Properties. Corporate partner James Inglis worked closely with allied firm Allens to handle Rio Tinto's sale of its Australian subsidiary Coal & Allied Industries to Yancoal, and Avery-Gee intervened in Newcrest regarding its subscription for 10% of the issued share capital in AIM-listed SolGold. On the financing side, Fiona Hobbs and head of the Africa group Andrew Jones oversaw the $2.73bn project financing for the construction and refurbishment of a 912km coal railway line through Mozambique and Malawi as well as the Nacala port in Mozambique to service the Vale and Mitsui mine on behalf of a group of investment and commercial banks.

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