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Ward Hadaway

SANDGATE HOUSE, 102 QUAYSIDE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 3DX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0191 204 4000
Fax:
Fax 0191 204 4001
DX:
730360 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE-30
Email:
Web:
www.wardhadaway.com
Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne

Imogen Holland

Tel:
Work 0191 204 4248
Email:
Ward Hadaway

Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Partner

Career

Imogen is a Partner in the Corporate department at Ward Hadaway. She qualified in 2003 having trained at Ward Hadaway.

She advises on banking, funding and corporate matters and has provided advice to both lenders and borrowers in a range of areas including acquisition finance, development and project finance. Imogen also advises on corporate matters including acquisitions and disposals and private equity transactions.

Imogen is noted by clients and colleagues for her approachable manner and ability to explain technical issues in a clear and concise manner. In advising a range of clients from banks, venture capitalists, local authorities, corporate entities and individuals, Imogen understands the requirements of the parties to transactions and utilises this to work pragmatically with clients to achieve their desired outcomes.

Imogen has experience of working with both the private and public sector in a wide variety of sectors.


North: Finance

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

The ‘strong and proactive’ team at Ward Hadaway stands out for its ‘excellent response times’ and ‘tenacious approach to solving challenging issues’, while ‘maintaining high standards at all times’. Team head Julie Harrison (who ‘regularly goes the extra mile for clients') advised Santander UK on the provision of term loan facilities to North East Property Fund, which included assisting with fund structuring and state aid matters. The practice also advised Bannatyne Fitness on various funding issues, including acquisition funding and funding arrangements, while the ‘skilledImogen Holland assisted Newcastle City Council with a loan facility to Eagles Community Foundation to support the development of new stadium facilities. Other high-profile work included advising Total Capital Partners on the debt funding for the acquisition of Weird Fish, assisting Hyperdrive Innovation with growth finance matters, and advising Sunderland College on the restructuring of its multi-tranche facilities with Lloyds Bank. Other clients include the Mosscare St Vincent Housing Group and the Vodat Communications Group. Associate Jonathan Yates‘communicates in a clear jargon-free manner and offers timely advice’.

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