Unquote" can exclusively reveal that joint heads of European debt advisory at investment bank Houlihan Lokey William Allen and Jonathan Guise have left the firm. Their departures come less than two years after joining as managing directors when the firm they founded, Blenheim Advisors, was acquired in September 2007. The two left independently of each other, with Allen leaving just this week.
UCL Technology Fund closed on £50m in January 2016 and is now fully deployed
All five lawyers have joined from Clifford Chance and will focus on mandates for private equity firms
Deal is part of a buy-and-build strategy pursued by the GP to strengthen Italcanditi's market position
Tavola already owns Frische und Service's Swiss market peer Ceposa, which it acquired in 2018