Law firm advises on cross-border private equity investment

Debra Martin

Law firm Geldards has advised Dublin-based private equity firm Woodberry Capital on a multimillion-pound investment into global talent search firm Redgrave Holdings.

Woodberry Capital is private equity firm led by chief executive and founder Patrick Doran and the deal is the firm’s first investment in the UK.

Leading on the deal from Geldards was corporate partner Debra Martin, with support from colleagues Jenny Chatten, Sarah Bailey and Manjot Shokar.

Martin said: “We were pleased to advise Woodberry Capital on their first ever investment in the United Kingdom. This investment represents a huge opportunity for both Woodberry Capital and Redgrave Holdings Limited and we wish them every success for the future.”

Doran added: “I would like to thank Debra and her team for their hard work, astute advice and diligence in completing this transaction. Knowing I had the support of the team every step of the way was invaluable.”

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