Hywel Davies

Joined firm 1994. Partner since 2003.

Hywel has advised on a wide range of corporate and commercial transactions. He has particular experience in public and private M&A, private equity transactions and equity financings as well as infrastructure, energy and natural resources matters.

Highlights include advising:

  • Centrica on the sale of interests in various wind farms and related joint venture arrangements and on its proposed oil and gas joint venture Stadtwerke München/Bayerngas
  • Ensco on an equity fundraising by way of cashbox placing and the acquisition of Atwood Oceanics
  • INEOS on the acquisition of DONG's oil and gas business and the acquisition of the Forties Pipeline System from BP
  • Legal & General on various matters including the acquisition of Cofunds and the acquisition of an interest in CALA Group
  • Minerva on the unsolicited offer by KiFin Limited and its recommended takeover by the Delancey/AREA consortium
  • Premier Oil on various matters including its financial restructuring, the acquisition of E.ON's North Sea business, takeover of Encore Oil and the acquisition of Oilexco North Sea Limited
  • Shell on the takeover of BG Group