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DWF

Living Wage
1 SCOTT PLACE, 2 HARDMAN STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 3AA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 03333 202220
Fax:
Fax 03333 204440
Email:
Web:
www.dwf.law

Alasdair Outhwaite

Tel:
Work +44 (0)161 603 5022
Email:
DWF

Work Department

I specialise in advising both public and private companies on acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures and fund raisings. I have a particular focus on private equity transactions.

Position

Partner

Career

My recent private equity experience includes advising on transactions for clients including Inflexion, Livingbridge, Waterland, Sovereign, Endless, Palatine, North Edge and LDC. My corporate clients include Arlington Industries, Fourth, Together and Scapa Group plc

Education

Newcastle University 1992-1995; University of Northumbria 1996 - 1998


North West: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Manchester

Within: Corporate and commercial: Manchester

DWF's eight-partner team is noted for its expertise in M&A, capital markets and private equity transactions, as well complex commercial mandates. National corporate head Frank Shephard  (‘very pragmatic, and able to find solutions to get the deal done’) acted alongside Alasdair Outhwaite  for Arlington Industries on its acquisition of Magal Engineering. Manchester corporate head Jonathan Robinson  advised NorthEdge Capital on its £100m exit and reinvestment in Utiligroup; and acted alongside Outhwaite for Palatine Private Equity on its investment in ZyroFisher. Recently promoted partner Lisa Stavropoulos  is a key member of the team, specialising in M&A and capital markets mandates. On the commercial side, national head of commercial, Craig Chaplin, acts for clients such as Serco and Morrisons, and James Lonsdale  advises Countrywide on a range of commercial matters.

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