Asad Ahmed

Asad Ahmed

Counsel, London

"I am a managing associate in the London Corporate team with a particular focus on advising clients on equity offerings."

Overview

Education and qualifications

Overview

Asad Ahmed is a managing associate in our corporate department in London with experience of advising corporate and investment banking clients in connection with equity offerings.

In addition, during his secondment to the equity capital markets team of a leading investment bank, Asad advised on a range of equity transactions including the IPOs of Poundland, Energa and Grupo Lar, cash box placings by G4S and Interserve, and secondary placings in shares of Hellermann Tyton, ASOS and Crest Nicholson. 

Work highlights
  • IPOs on which Asad has acted include: Airtel, Africa Aldermore, ASA International, Bakkavor, Bank of Cyprus, Cambian, ContourGlobal, Convatec, Countryside, Finablr and Forterra. 
  • Recent secondary offerings on which Asad has advised include ASOS, Beazley, Bovis Homes, Brait S.E., Costain PLC, Elementis, Galliford Try, Gold Fields, Nationwide, Saga, Sanlam, Segro, Stobart, The Restaurant Group and Young & Co.’s Brewery. Asad has also advised on secondary placings in shares of Autotrader, Bid Corporation Limited, Countryside, Gamma Communications, Glenveagh, Just Eat, Microfocus and Royal Bafokeng Platinum. 

Education and qualifications

Asad Studied Law at Kings College London.

Asad speaks English, Pushtu and Urdu.