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About Angus Scott

Angus is a corporate associate in our Global Transactions group.

Angus focuses on M&A, private equity transactions, management incentivisation and other corporate matters for multinational corporates, private equity sponsors and other financial investors in transactions across a range of sectors.

Angus trained at Freshfields and previously spent time seconded to the M&A legal team at BAE Systems plc.

Recent work

  • Advising CVC and B2B skills provider QA on the acquisition of Cloud Academy, a leading enterprise technology training platform.
  • Advising Cinven on its exit from Visma, a leading providing of business critical software.
  • Advising Warburg Pincus on its recommended cash offer for Inmarsat plc as part of a consortium alongside Apax, CPPIB and OTPP.
  • Advising Cinven on its acquisition of, a leading European supplier of web hosting services.
  • Advising CVC on its investment in Premiership Rugby.
  • Advising Mars on its acquisition of AniCura, the European veterinary care business, marking Mars’ strategic entry into the European veterinary care sector.
  • Advising CVC and Messer Group on the acquisition of most of Linde AG's gas business in North America and on individual business activities of Linde AG in South America for $3.3bn.
  • Advising First Reserve and M Group Services, on the acquisitions of Meter U, a water and energy metering services business, and Magdalene, a telecommunications services business.


Professional qualifications

  • Solicitor, England and Wales

University education

  • BPP University Law School (Legal Practice Course, Distinction)
  • Durham University, St Cuthbert’s Society (Law, LLB)