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Simon Thompson

Senior Associate

London

Simon Thompson

Senior Associate

London

News & insights

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News: 04 DECEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises global leading tourism group TUI with respect to a financing package of EUR1.8 billion

Allen & Overy has advised global leading tourism company TUI AG, premium listed on the London Stock Exchange and in Germany, with respect to a financing package of EUR1.8 billion. The package has been…

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News: 03 DECEMBER 2020

A&O Advises Macquarie on $1.7 billion Acquisition of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.

Allen & Overy (“A&O”) has advised Macquarie Asset Management, the asset management division of Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG; ADR: MQBKY), on its agreement to acquire Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:…

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News: 02 DECEMBER 2020

A&O advises Grünenthal on its acquisition of the European rights to Crestor from AstraZeneca

Allen & Overy’s international healthcare transactions team has advised global science-based, privately-owned pharmaceutical company Grünenthal on the acquisition from AstraZeneca of the European…

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News: 02 DECEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy with Greif in its acquisition of a minority stake in LAF

Allen & Overy has advised Greif Italy srl, the Italian branch of a world leader in industrial packaging products and services, with respect to its 100% subscription of the capital increase by LAF…

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Expertise

Practices

Corporate and M&A

Office

London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2017

Admitted as attorney, South Africa, 2015

Academic

LLM with distinction, University of Cape Town and Bucerius Law School, 2013

LLB, University of Cape Town 2011

B.Com (PPE), University of Cape Town, 2008