Full Name
Antony Walsh
Job Title
Eversheds Sutherland
Speaker Bio
Antony is a Partner in our corporate group and focuses on cross-border work for global major corporates, often for businesses in the Diversified Industrials and/or Technology sectors with specialities in M&A, treasury structure and global account management. Antony is client relationship manager for global clients including: Brady Corp (material solutions), TechnipFMC (energy industry technology), Tenneco (automotive components), Avery Dennison (adhesive and packaging technologies), Graphic Packaging International (global packaging) and Eaton (power management). Examples of his transactions include acting for shareholders of Cybex GmbH on €70m sale to Goodbaby International; acting for shareholders of Eastern Airways on sale to Bristow Helicopters; acting for LDC and shareholders of Benson Box on $165m sale to Graphic Packaging International; acting for founder shareholders and Mobeus EP on disposal of Focus Pharmaceuticals to AMCo; advising Beech Tree PE on investments in RS Fleet, Wavenet and Redstor; advising Lyceum Capital on the acquisition of Coryton Advanced Fuels; acting for Cisco on the acquisition of Portcullis Computer Security; advising HKS on the acquisition of Brobot Petroleum; advising FMC Technologies on its Forsys joint-venture with Technip; acting for Equistone on the buy-out of Worldmark and subsequent exit to CCL Industries; advising LDC on the buy-out of TXM Plant; acting for founder shareholders and NVM PE on the sale of Optilan to Blue Water Energy; acting for LDC on the secondary buy-out of Addo Food Group; acting for founder shareholders on the sale of Aquila Insight to Merkle / Dentsu Aegis Network; acting for Equistone on the buy-out of Inspired Thinking Group; advising TechnipFMC on the acquisition of the Plexus wellhead technology business; supporting Tenneco with the International aspects of its $5.4bn acquisition of Federal Mogul; and advising SNC-Lavalin on its acquisition of a majority stake in the $340m substation technology JV, Linxon.