Michael Anderson

Partner, Co-head of Corporate Finance - London

"I recommend Michael Anderson as an exceptional, London-based corporate attorney. Michael offers a great combination of subject matter expertise, intellect and practical experience that proved to be invaluable." Real Estate and Healthcare sector Partner at Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
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Michael advised on over 45 deals in the healthcare sector
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Biography

- A corporate finance partner with experience across a number of sectors and a particular focus on the technology and healthcare sectors.
- Specialises in M&A and equity financing transactions for quoted and private corporate clients. Clients include Hornby plc, St Ives plc, Griffin American Healthcare REIT, Ventas Inc., H&T Group plc, Deluxe Entertainment and European Islamic Investment Bank plc.
- Recently, the majority of Michael’s work has involved extensive cross-border work with the US. 

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Areas in which I advise clients

  • Technology experience

    Michael has worked across the digital marketing, IT software, telematics, outsourcing and media subsectors and also opposite clients including Serco and Tech Mahindra. Technology sector deals have included work for St Ives plc, Deluxe Entertainment, Direct Line Insurance and Diligenta.
  • Healthcare experience

    Michael has worked on three US REIT deals in the elderly care market including those involving Griffin American Healthcare REIT, Health Care REIT and Ventas Inc. He previously undertook all acquisition work for Barchester Healthcare and acted on the sale of Richmond Care Villages to BUPA.
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Recent work

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Direct Line

Advised Direct Line Insurance Group on a strategic minority investment in The Floow Limited, a specialist UK based telematics service provider.

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St Ives Group

Acted for the St Ives Group on seven acquisitions over the past four years: Tactical Solutions, Pragma, Incite, Amaze, Branded3, Realise and Health Hive. Each of these acquisitions were made as part of St Ives’s transition from its core printing business to digital media.

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Deluxe Entertainment

Advised Deluxe Entertainment on the £43m acquisition of Ascent Media’s creative services and media services division and on its acquisition of the business and assets of Independent Televisions Facilities Centre Limited.

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Avery Care Homes

Advised on the £140m sale and leaseback of Avery Care Homes opposite HC REIT.

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Aitch Care Homes

Acted for a large financial institution on the acquisition of Aitch Care Homes Group.

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Ventas

Advised Ventas Inc. on a corporate structured sale and leaseback transaction of Canford Healthcare’s freehold elderly care home portfolio comprising five care homes in Sussex and Kent.

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Griffin-American Healthcare

Advised Griffin-American Healthcare on the acquisition of Myriad Healthcare Limited, a portfolio containing 44 premium senior housing and care facilities across England, Scotland and Jersey, its first international acquisition.

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