Andrew McIntyre


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Andrew is Head of William Fry's Foreign Direct Investment Group. He is a Corporate Partner specialising in cross border transactional mergers and acquisitions, primarily in the technology sector. He has extensive experience advising on acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, corporate/tax restructurings, corporate finance, private equity and venture capital.  He also leads the firm's Foreign Direct Investment focus on the West Coast of the US where he works with businesses establishing or expanding operations in Ireland.  Andrew acts for a wide range of Irish and international corporations and venture capital firms in the technology, healthcare and infrastructure sectors.

Recent transactions include advising:

  • Sláinte Healthcare, the global healthcare technology provider, on its sale of the Claimsure business unit to the Clanwilliam Group / Eli Global
  • Atlantic Bridge and the China Ireland Growth Technology Fund on venture investments in Swrve, Fieldaware, Movidius, Hilight Semiconductor, Novaerus, Sophia Search and other technology companies
  • MML Growth Capital Partners on the management buyout of H&MV Engineering (a specialist in high voltage electrical contracting and consulting) and separately on the buyout by Prim-Ed Publishing of RIC Publications (a global provider of educational resources and teaching aids)
  • the management buyout of the Ardmac Group of interior construction specialists
  • Qumas, the global provider of enterprise compliance software, on its sale to Accelrys / Dassault Systemes, a leader in scientific innovation lifecycle management solutions
  • Sector Alarm, the Norway-based supplier of monitored security systems throughout Scandinavia, on its acquisition of eircom Phonewatch

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