Portrait of

Education

  • University of Oxford, B.A. classics (2003) first class honors
  • Nottingham Law School, LPC, GDL (2005)

Admissions

  • Solicitor, England and Wales
Simon Evers, Partner London
severs@crowell.com
Phone: +44.20.7413.1328
Tower 42
25 Old Broad Street
London, EC2N 1HQ
United Kingdom

Simon Evers is a partner in Crowell & Moring’s London office and a member of the Corporate Group. He has advised large corporations on a variety of significant cross-border M&A, joint venture, and other strategic corporate transactions. He also regularly advises clients on corporate governance, compliance, and general corporate matters.

Representative Matters

  • Technip on its $13 billion merger with FMC Technologies.
  • A.P.Moller – Maersk A/S on the establishment of its “2M” alliance with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and its aborted “P3” alliance with MSC and CMA CGM.
  • TeliaSonera on the $1 billion sale of its holding in Nepalese telecom operator Ncell to Axiata.
  • GO Scale Capital investor consortium on its acquisition of an 80.1 percent interest in Lumileds from Philips.
  • Verisk Analytics on its £1.85 billion acquisition of Wood Mackenzie from Hellman & Friedman and others.
  • Morgan Stanley on the sale of its global oil merchanting business to Rosneft.
  • Tele2 AB on the $3.55 billion sale of its Russian operations to VTB Group.
  • Guggenheim on various transactions.
  • The French Government on the proposed BAE-EADS merger.
  • Delonex Energy on a $600 million investment by Warburg Pincus.
  • Premier Oil on its acquisition of Encore Oil.
  • Bunzl on its sale of Bunzl Vending Services to Autobar UK.
  • Ineos on the acquisition from Tessenderlo of its chlor-vinyls business.
  • Unilever on the sale of Sanex to Colgate-Palmolive.
  • Centrica on the sell down of its investments in a number of U.K. wind farms.
  • The Winding-up Board of Glitnir Bank on its restructuring.
  • Numerous capital markets transactions, including the initial public offering of Fidelity China Situations and a placing and open offer of 3i Infrastructure.


Affiliations

Admitted to practice: Solicitor, England and Wales in 2007


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