Ritchie Whyte > Aberdein Considine > Aberdeen, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Aberdein Considine
5-9 BON ACCORD CRESCENT
ABERDEEN
AB11 6DN
Scotland

Work Department

Corporate & Business Advisory

Position

Ritchie is a Partner in our Corporate and Business Advisory team and advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, disposals, investments and start-ups. He has a wealth of experience in the SME space advising entrepreneurs, investors and owner-managed businesses across a variety of industry sectors, including energy and healthcare. He has become a key commercial contact for firms in Aberdeen, particularly SMEs in the oil and gas sector. He now also acts for a number of fast-growing food and drink industry businesses, including Porter’s Gin and Dark Matter Rum.

Career

Trained with Aberdein Considine; qualified 2007; Associate Partner, Aberdein Considine 2009-2011; Partner, Aberdein Considine 2011-present.

Languages

English.

Memberships

Law Society of Scotland; Trustee of The Garioch Sports Trust Inverurie.

Education

Inverurie Academy; Aberdeen University (2004 LLB Hons); (2005 DIP LP).

Leisure

Football, golf, cooking, wine and travelling.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: elsewhere in Scotland

Aberdein Considine benefits from a considerable network, spread across Aberdeen, Ednburgh, Glasgow, Tayside and Perth, Stirling and West Lothian; its corporate and business advisory team hones its focus on general M&A, exit strategies, MBOs and equity fundraising. Ritchie Whyte spearheads the practice and is particularly experienced in the representation of SMEs and OMBs, operating across the energy, food and drink, healthcare and technology sectors, among others.