Grant Gordon is head of the corporate department at Fladgate.

He has particular specialisms in M&A, equity capital markets and growth capital matters, often with an international dimension, with much of his work focusing on the technology, leisure, sport, gaming and resources sectors.

Grant advised the equity investors on the acquisition of Dobbies Garden Centres from Tesco for £217m and also led on the sale of a majority stake in Swansea City FC to US investors which valued the club at £110m.

His expertise in international capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and gaming is recognised by Chambers Global, Chambers UK and Legal 500.

Grant is dual qualified, having been admitted in South Africa in 1991 and in England and Wales in 1994, and is the partner responsible for Fladgate’s South African group.