Kristy Hart

Associate

London

Kristy advises on a broad range of corporate matters affecting early and late-stage technology companies and their investors.

Kristy has experience working with companies as well as investors and venture capital funds throughout a company's life cycle, including early-stage financings, institutional funding rounds and exits.

    • Acted for Global Processing Services, a leading global payment technology platform powering prominent fintechs across Europe, APAC and the Middle East, on its £300+ million fundraising from Advent International and Viking Global Investors
    • Acted for Kinnevik on its $500 million Series E financing in Jobandtalent, the world's leading digital temp staffing agency
    • Acted for a prominent growth stage technology fund on its investment in the $50 million Series C financing of an industry-leading all-in-one digital workplace platform
    • Acted for the first fully-integrated electric vehicle leasing platform on its $7 million Seed financing round to support its global expansion
    • Acted for an award-winning digital energy platform on its acquisition by a global energy giant
    • Acted for a prominent growth stage technology fund on its lead investment in the $18 million Series A financing of a web-based data modelling software developer built for the insurance industry
    • Acted for a health platform on its bridge financing round by way of convertible loan notes and advance subscription agreements
    • Acted for a European growth stage technology fund on its lead investment in the $20 million Series B financing of the number one peer-to-peer university recruitment platform
    • Acted for an e-commerce enablement and automation software platform on its growth investment by a global investment firm
    • Acted for a leading mid-market private equity firm and the management team on the sale of a global digital communications company to a leading provider and manager of alternative investment products serving high-net-worth private and institutional clients
    • Acted for a global corporate-backed venture studio and accelerator on its joint venture with a multinational insurance company to support the growth of new fintech, insurtech and healthtech start-ups

    Please note, Kristy's experience includes that prior to joining Orrick