Stephen Keogh

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Stephen Keogh is Head of William Fry’s Corporate department and specialises in transactional corporate work with a particular emphasis on private equity transactions, acting for both investors and companies.

Stephen Keogh

Stephen also advises on a range of general corporate matters, including corporate restructurings. Stephen was the head of William Fry’s London office for 5 years, returning to Ireland in 2017.

Recent significant deals include advising:

  • Melior Equity Partners on its sale of BHP Insurance to PIB Group
  • Melior Equity Partners on its acquisition of Salmon Software
  • Carlyle Cardinal on its sale of The City Bin Company to Thorntons Recycling
  • A consortium of private investors on the acquisition of Tulfarris Hotel & Golf Resort
  • Nuritas on its $45m Series B financing led by Cleveland Avenue
  • Echelon Data Centres on its financing by Starwood Capital
  • IRFU on the investment by CVC in The Six Nations rugby tournament
  • Flipdish on its Series C fundraising round
  • Kilsaran Concrete on its acquisition of Oran Pre-Cast

Pro Bono / Community Work:

  • St. Andrew’s Resource Centre, Pearse Street on a variety of legal matters

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