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Joydeep Choudhuri

Partner

London

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Joydeep Choudhuri

Partner

London

Joydeep is a partner in A&O’s leveraged finance team and co-leads the firm’s direct lending practice. He advises on a broad range of LBO financings with a strategic focus on private credit and specialty lenders in both European and cross-border transactions.

His practice also covers other event-driven and structured finance transactions, including in the emerging markets. He was on secondment with Goldman Sachs PIA during 2018-2019 and was responsible for negotiating and executing transactions across a range of debt products offered by the private credit team.

Other noteworthy experience includes advising:

  • The mandated lead arrangers on the financing for KKR’s acquisition of a stake in Söderberg & Partners, an independent pension adviser and non-life insurance broker.
  • The lenders on a holdco PIK financing in relation to CVC’s acquisition of Bosch Packaging, the packaging division of Bosch.
  • The mandated lead arrangers on a senior term loan financing and high yield financing for Partners Group’s acquisition of Techem, a leading global energy service provider.
  • KKR Credit on a unitranche financing for the refinancing of the existing debt of Integer pl. S.A., a Polish private postal and delivery company, controlled by Advent.
  • The lenders on a unitranche financing for the acquisition by KKR of Heidelpay, a German payments group.
  • The lenders on a holdco PIK financing for the acquisition by KKR of a stake in Sector Alarm, a Norwegian security company.
  • Goldman Sachs PIA on the financing for Advent’s acquisition of Bharat Serums and Vaccines Ltd, an Indian biopharmaceutical company.
  • Goldman Sachs PIA on the financing for Apax’s acquisition of Healthium Medtech, an Indian biopharmaceutical company.

News & insights

Key regulatory topics

Publications: 02 JULY 2020

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly update 19 – 25 June 2020

Our weekly update on key regulatory topics affecting the financial services sector. If you would like to receive this update by email and be added to our marketing mailing list please contact…

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Publications: 26 JUNE 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 – the most significant insolvency reforms in the UK for a generation

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (the Act) entered into force on 26 June 2020. The Act represents the most significant reforms to the insolvency framework in the United Kingdom since, at…

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News: 24 JUNE 2020

Advising SIG plc on GBP165 million capital raise and amendment to the Group’s revolving credit facility and its private placement notes

Allen & Overy is advising leading European supplier of specialist construction materials SIG plc (SIG) on its GBP165 million capital raise comprising a GBP60 million investment by U.S. private equity…

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Key regulatory topics

Publications: 19 JUNE 2020

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly update 12 – 18 June 2020

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Expertise

Practices

Banking and Finance

Office

London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as advocate, India, 2006

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2010

Academic

BCL, Bachelor of Civil Law, Hertford College, Oxford University, 2007

BA LLB, Law, National University of Juridical Sciences, India, 2006

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