Hamilton Locke appoints new banking partner

Hamilton Locke continues to grow its corporate finance team with the appointment of new finance partner, Mayank Gupta.

Mayank has significant experience advising large financial institutions, private equity sponsors, credit funds, state-owned enterprises and privately owned companies on a variety of international financing transactions, including leveraged finance, project finance, emerging market finance and distressed lending. He has worked on some of the most cutting edge and market leading transactions, including the largest ever bond issuance in Bangladesh at the time, the largest wind power project finance in Ukraine and the largest ever non-performing loan acquisitions in Romania and Lithuania to date. Mayank joins the firm from K&L Gates in London, having also worked at White & Case and Deutsche Bank in London.

“Mayank has extensive experience in the financial sector and brings with him a wealth of knowledge across a diverse range of jurisdictions,” said Nick Humphrey, Managing Partner of Hamilton Locke, “The firm has experienced significant growth in the last 12 months, and Mayank’s appointment further enhances our finance offering.”

“I’m delighted to welcome Mayank to the firm”.

About Hamilton Locke

Hamilton Locke is a law firm specialising in complex corporate finance transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, distressed investing and special situations, capital markets and alternative financing. Hamilton Locke was founded last year by Nick Humphrey and senior partner and co-founder Hal Lloyd. They act for a number of high-profile clients including Macquarie Bank, Alceon, Moelis Australia, Resimac, CHAMP Ventures, Mercury Capital and Quadrant Private Equity.