Angus is recognised as one of the UK's leading venture capital lawyers.
Angus advises investors, companies and management teams on all manner of venture capital and private equity transactions in the technology, life sciences and cleantech sectors.
He specialises in venture capital and private equity transactions, M&A, joint ventures and corporate restructurings. A significant amount of Angus's practice involves crossborder work. Angus's clients praise his negotiation skills, commercial judgement, and attention to detail.
|Since 2016||Partner, Taylor Wessing|
|2008 - 2016||Partner, Bird & Bird|
|2007 - 2008||Senior European Consultant, Bird & Bird|
|2002 - 2007||Associate, Latham & Watkins|
|2000 - 2002||Associate, Simmons & Simmons|
|2000||Secondment, Antfactory Limited, London|
|1997 - 2000||Paralegal then Trainee Solicitor, Simmons & Simmons, London/Rome|
|1996||Investec Asset Management, Los Angeles|
|2000||Admitted as a lawyer, England & Wales|
|1998||LPC, College of Law, London|
|1996||LLB (Joint Honours) in Law and Italian|
Advising Thought Machine on its $160 million Series D funding round
Advising workflow platform PassFort on its exit to Moody's Corporation