Beatrice Lo

  • Partner
  • Ebeatrice.lo@lw.com
  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom
  • T +44.20.7710.4637
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Profile

Beatrice Lo has a broad corporate practice covering a wide variety of matters including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, reorganizations, and general corporate advice. Ms. Lo has particular expertise in the energy, financial services, and insurance sectors.

 


Experience

Recent representative transactions include advising:

  • La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) on its partnership with Generation Investment Management LLP and investment in FNZ, a global fintech company
  • A private equity fund on the acquisition of three UK power plants
  • Helios Investment Partners on their acquisition of a stake in Oando’s Nigerian midstream gas distribution and sales business
  • An investment firm in relation to the acquisition of a controlling stake in a solar power development project in Nigeria
  • A number of clients in relation to various investments in, and acquisitions of, insurance brokerage businesses
  • An diversified asset management firm on its acquisition of a London-based fixed income manager*
  • A large European bank on its proposed joint venture with a global investment firm to create a global asset manager in Europe and Latin America*
  • A multinational oil company in relation to its recommended cash and share offer for a British energy company*
  • A green investment company on its acquisition of a stake in an offshore windfarm and related joint venture arrangements with a leading European energy supplier*
  • A European insurance group on its sale of its life insurance subsidiary to a private equity firm*
  • A UK mutual life insurance company on the sale of its offshore subsidiary in a management-led buyout supported an independent private equity firm*
  • A Danish renewable energy company on the sale of a gas-fired power station to a consortium of investors led by a global investment bank*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham 

Thought Leadership

  • Opportunities and Challenges for Private Equity Investment in the Insurance Sector -  November 29, 2018
  • Proposed Market Framework for Financing Small Nuclear Projects in the UK  -  August 31, 2018
  • Nuclear Sector Deal — Financing New UK Nuclear Power Projects  -  July 05, 2018
  • MiFID II Research Unbundling Six Months On – What Are We Seeing in the Market? -  July 02, 2018
Bar Qualification
  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
Education
  • Legal Practice Course, Nottingham Law School, 2005
  • LL.B. (Hons), University College London, 2004
Industries
  • Energy & Infrastructure
  • Financial Institutions
Practices
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Public Company Representation
  • Private Equity
  • Energy Regulatory & Markets