Charles Armstrong

London
  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom
 
 

Charles Armstrong is a partner in the London office of Latham & Watkins and is a member of the Banking Practice.

Mr. Armstrong focuses on domestic and cross-border leveraged finance and restructuring transactions acting for both sponsors and arranging banks across multi-tiered capital structures including the full range of bank and bond/bridge, first and second lien, bank and mezzanine, and holdco PIK transactions.

Mr. Armstrong's representative transactions include acting for:

  • The Carlyle Group and Investindustrial in relation to the debt financing for their joint venture in respect of Flos, B&B and Louis Poulsen
  • The Carlyle Group in relation to the fund guarantee backed financing provided to one of its portfolio groups
  • The Carlyle Group in relation to the covenant-loose term loan B and revolving credit facilities provided to an Italian portfolio group
  • Leonard Green Partners in relation to the debt financing for its acquisition of CPA Global
  • Onex Corporation in relation to the senior facilities debt financing for its acquisition of Survitec Group Limited
  • Nordic Capital and the Lindorff Group in relation to the acquisition and financing of the Aktua Group
  • A leading private equity sponsor in relation to various pik holdco financings provided in relation to certain portfolio groups
  • EQT in relation to a loan note financing provided to an Italian portfolio group
  • EQT in relation to the senior facilities debt financing for its acquisition of the Terveystalo Healthcare Group
  • The debt financing provided to Altran Technologies in relation to its acquisition of Aricent Technologies
  • The covenant-lite term loan B and revolving credit facilities provided to the TMF Group to refinance its existing indebtedness
  • The first and second lien team and revolving credit facilities provided to Barings Private Equity in relation to the acquisition of the Vistra Group and Orangefield Group
  • The super senior, senior secured and senior subordinated debt financing for Cinven's acquisition of Synlab
  • The senior debt financing for Providence Equity's acquisition of Clarion Events
  • Morgan Stanley and the Royal Bank of Scotland as mandated lead arrangers in relation to the super senior and senior secured debt financing provided to the Anacap Group
  • A leading European private equity sponsor in relation to the senior facilities debt financing for its acquisition of the Terveystalo Healthcare Group*
  • A leading European private equity sponsor and its Hungarian speciality chemicals producer portfolio company in relation to the restructuring of the portfolio group’s senior and mezzanine debt facilities*
  • A listed investment company in relation to the senior debt financing for its acquisition of FKI plc*

* Matter completed prior to joining Latham

 
 
 
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