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PARTNER MOVES - Eversheds grows corporate finance team

04 Mar 2016

Eversheds has enhanced its corporate team with the appointment of partner Sebastian Orton who joins the firm from Jones Day. Sebastian has extensive experience advising both private and public companies and financial institutions. His work covers a range of corporate issues with particular expertise in IPOs, secondary fund-raisings, M&A, including public company takeovers, and advising listed companies in relation to matters of corporate governance and their continuing obligations.

Sebastian’s recent work includes advising Made.com on a fund-raising round led by Partech Ventures; Peel Hunt on the Main Market IPO of Regional REIT Limited; and APC Technology Group PLC on its acquisition of Green Compliance plc.

Sebastian commented: “Eversheds has an established corporate team with an impressive client list and I look forward to joining the team.”

Keith Froud, head of the firm’s Company Commercial practice group, said:

“Sebastian is a first-class equity capital markets specialist who will add to our City and International corporate offerings. We have a strong and active capital markets client base, with a healthy balance between banks and issuers, and Sebastian’s appointment is testament to our commitment to provide our clients with the highest quality advice and to build this part of our business still further.”