Charles Sheldon

Managing Associate


Charlie has a broad range of corporate experience and advises clients on cross-border and domestic transactions in the areas of M&A, private equity, venture capital, renewable energy, corporate governance and restructuring.

Charlie frequently acts in the energy, technology and media sectors and is experienced in working with a range of clients, from large corporates, institutional investors and fast growing technology startups on a variety of matters including acquisitions and disposals, public takeovers, corporate restructurings, investments and corporate governance.

    • Aptean, Inc. on its £90.1 million public offer for Sanderson Group Plc
    • Canal+ on its acquisition of African studio and channel operator ROK
    • CDC Group on its $380 million public offer for Copperbelt Energy Corporation
    • A European private equity fund on the proposed carve-out and acquisition of a security hardware business
    • Visa on its prospectus approved by the FCA in relation to Visa's employee stock purchase plan
    • Advising a European buyer on an auction process and its selection as preferred bidder in respect of a proposed acquisition of a portfolio of African media assets valued at circa $2 billion
    • Secondment at UK solar energy fund advising on and implementing a corporate restructuring
    • BlackRock in relation with the acquisition of a 160 million development-stage onshore wind project in Norway
    • Acted on various portfolio acquisitions and disposals for UK solar yieldcos