1 July 2020
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ross McNaughton as partner in our corporate technology team, based in Cambridge. Ross joins the firm on 1 July.
Ross joins the firm from Penningtons Manches Cooper and previously spent five years at Paul Hastings.
Ross has extensive experience in the US having spent the last decade focusing on transatlantic work and having been based in San Francisco for most of 2018 – 2019. As such, Ross has a strong network across corporates, venture capital firms and the advisory community within the US, particularly within Silicon Valley. He is a leading figure in the life sciences and technology, media and communications sectors.
Ross specialises in helping high growth companies as they undertake corporate events, including VC investments, spin-outs, public listings and M&A where his experience covers the full range of deals on both the buy side and sell side. He has particular experience with transactions involving an international or US component.
Executive Board member and Partner, James Goold, said:
Welcoming Ross to the firm, Managing Partner, Shane Gleghorn, said:
Ross McNaughton added:
Ross' hire follows news of Alison Dennis joining the firm as the International Co-Head of our Life Sciences and Healthcare team and Adrian Toutoungi, who has also now officially joined the firm's Cambridge office as a patents partner. Most recently, the firm also confirmed the appointment of Matthew Swainston to its real estate team from Forsters, Murray North in the Private Client team from BCLP and Helen Farr in the Employment team from Fox Williams.
by multiple authors