Andrew  Gillen

Andrew Gillen

  • Head of Corporate M&A and ECM

Andrew is Head of the Corporate M&A and ECM Group. He is also Head of the firm's International 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 FCA Listing Rules and Disclosure Rules, the Prospectus Rules, the AIM Rules, the Takeover Code and general company law. Andrew is ranked Band 1 for Corporate M&A: Mid-Market by Chambers, 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 is recognised in the Hall of Fame for Equity Capital Markets by The Legal 500.

Selected Deals