Norton Rose Fulbright grows global oil and gas M&A team
15 Jan, 2014
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has appointed Geoff Peters as a partner in its energy M&A team.
Simon Currie, global head of energy comments:
“We have a leading global oil and gas practice, recently bolstered with the extensive experience of our colleagues in the US. We now have offices in every major oil and gas market and Geoff’s arrival will help us further strengthen our M&A offering for our global clients.”
Geoff will be based in London and has extensive knowledge of the upstream, midstream and downstream sectors, with over fifteen years’ experience of working with multinational oil and gas majors, national oil companies and large and small independents. He has completed M&A transactions in a number of regions including Russia, Canada, Africa, the Middle East and South East Asia.
Martin Scott, global head of corporate, M&A and securities comments:
“We are delighted that Geoff will be joining us. Geoff’s impressive international experience complements our global presence. He will add further depth to our busy corporate oil and gas practice, and work with colleagues not only in the UK, but around the world.
“I am delighted to be joining Norton Rose Fulbright and looking forward to help develop the global oil and gas M&A practice”