Russell is a partner in our Tax Department, specialising in private equity transactions.
Private equity transactions expertise
Russell advises private equity houses, the management teams they back and the companies they invest in on a wide range of tax transactional, advisory and employee incentive matters.
He regularly acts for a number of institutional investors including his long-standing client Equistone Partners Europe, as well as Exponent Private Equity, Horizon Capital, and Phoenix Equity Partners.
Russell is on the Travers Smith Diversity & Inclusion Board.
Russell is a member of the British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVCA) Main Tax Committee, as well as the Corporate and Personal Tax Committees and is regularly invited to speak at internal and external conferences in recognition of his expertise, particularly in the private equity sphere.
Russell is listed as a 'Leading Individual' in The Legal 500 2020.