Andrew  Gillen

Andrew Gillen

  • Partner

Andrew is a partner in the Corporate M&A and ECM Group. He is Head of the firm's International Board and a member of the Travers Smith Partnership Board.

M&A and advisory

Andrew advises listed and larger private companies in relation to public and private M&A transactions, joint ventures, corporate governance, and in compliance with the UKLA Listing Rules and Disclosure Rules, the Prospectus Rules, the AIM Rules, the Takeover Code and general company law. Andrew is ranked Band 1 for mid-market corporate M&A by Chambers UK, and was named 'Middle Market Lawyer of the Year' at the 2018 Deal Awards.

As Head of Travers Smith's International Board, Andrew has developed an international client base, regularly advising non-UK companies on cross-border transactions and on investments into the UK.

Equity capital markets

Andrew is recognised as a market-leading adviser to companies and underwriters in relation to equity capital markets transactions including IPOs and secondary fundraisings. He is ranked in Band 1 for capital markets AIM by Chambers and as a leading individual for floatation by The Legal 500.

He is also an elected member of the Partnership Board which has ultimate responsibility for setting the strategy for and overseeing management of the firm.

Selected Deals