Capital Markets Partner, London
“I advise across the full range of complex capital markets transactions, with a particular focus on the CIS. I aim to provide technically assured, responsive advice that fits well with clients’ exact business requirements.”
Education and qualifications
Simon has extensive experience advising investment banks and corporate clients on a broad range of capital markets transactions, with a particular focus on debt and liability management.
Simon has advised on many of the market’s most significant capital markets deals. These include advising:
- EVRAZ plc on the issuance of $700,000,000 5.250% bonds due 2024
- The joint lead managers on the debut two tranche $1bn bond deal for the Republic of Uzbekistan
- The joint lead managers on new issues and liability management on many debt issues including issuances by Alrosa, Development Bank of Kazakhstan, Eurochem, Gazprom, KMG, Metalloinvest, NLMK, Norilsk Nickel, Polyus Gold, Renaissance Capital, Russian Railways, Severstal and TMK.
Simon has worked in the Firm’s London, New York and Moscow offices as well as having been seconded to Citigroup Global Markets Limited, Credit Suisse in New York and Lehman Brothers International (Europe).
He speaks English.