George Weavil

George Weavil

  • Partner

George is a partner in the Private Equity and Financial Sponsors Group. He trained at Travers Smith and became a partner in 2018.

George specialises in UK and international private equity and M&A transactions, acting primarily for institutional investors and their portfolio companies.

George has previously spent time on secondment with Bridgepoint, a key client of the firm and a major international private equity group.

George is a member of the steering group for the firm’s Sustainable Business Initiative and is co-lead of the Private Equity and Financial Sponsors Group's pro bono committee. In these roles and through his work on transactions, George focuses on finding ways to assist businesses and investors in making a positive impact on society and the environment and in identifying and assessing ESG-related risks and opportunities.

Ranked as a 'Notable Practitioner' for M&A and private equity work in the UK in IFLR1000 2019.

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