White to Linklaters

Graham White has joined Linklaters as a partner in the corporate department leaving behind a partnership at SJ Berwin, which he joined in 1999. He has over 15 years of experience in the private equity sector, having previously been a partner at Dickson Minto WS.

White has advised on private equity deals such as acting for Candover on its acquisition of First Leisure Corporation (GBP210 million), acting on the MBO of CIBA Performance Polymers, led by Morgan Grenfell Private Equity (GBP725 million), and acting for Apax Partners on the acquisition of Global Refund (e150 million). Other firms he has advised include 3i, JP Morgan Partners and HG Capital.