Charlotte Osborne

Managing Associate


Charlotte counsels public and pre-IPO private companies, investors, entrepreneurs and underwriters on London Stock Exchange, Nasdaq and NYSE capital markets transactions.

She also regularly advises on domestic and cross-border public and private M&A deals, strategic ventures, venture capital and growth equity financings, direct listings/introductions, block trades, debt issuances, demergers/spin-outs, dual-listings, reverse mergers, de-SPACs/reverse takeovers, class and related party transactions, share buy-backs, transfers of listing segment and other corporate matters.
Her broad industry experience includes working with companies in the energy, financial services, healthcare and life sciences, logistics, retail, media, natural resources and technology sectors.

  • IPOs / Equity & Debt Follow-ons:

    • OKYO Pharma Limited on its Main Market IPO and Standard Listing, Nasdaq dual-listing and global follow-on offerings
    • Codex Acquisitions plc, URA Holdings plc and Hamak Gold Limited on their London Stock Exchange Main Market IPOs and Standard listings
    • VEF AB on its First North to Nasdaq Stockholm Main Market listing step-up
    • Tiziana Life Sciences plc on its Bermudan redomiciliation, primary Nasdaq listing and various global follow-on securities offerings
    • Darktrace plc on its £1.7 billion IPO on its London Stock Exchange Main Market and Premium listing
    • Ardonagh Group Limited on the world's largest unitranche loan and £1.875 billion financing
    • The initial purchasers in the €800 million Senior Secured Notes, $500 million Senior Secured Notes and €500 million Senior Notes of INEOS Quattro Limited
    • A retail food chain in an aborted IPO on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange
    De-SPACs / M&A:
    • VNV Global, as a major shareholder, on the Nasdaq de-SPACs of Swvl with Queen's Gambit Growth Capital and Gett with Rosecliff Acquisition Corp I
    Private Capital / Strategic Transactions:
    • FOMTECH Limited (Floww) on its Series B financing and strategic partnership with London Stock Exchange Group to create the Global Private Capital Market
    • the financial advisers on a convertible loan note financing by Hawkwing plc
    Please note: Charlotte’s experience includes that prior to joining Orrick.