Rouzana Kasem joined Ropes & Gray in 2022 as an associate in the private equity transactions group in London. Rouzana has experience acting for private equity and corporate clients on cross-border M&A, reorganisations and private equity transactions, as well as advising on general corporate law.

Prior to joining the firm, Rouzana trained and qualified at a leading Scottish law firm.

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  • Advised BPEA EQT and Tricor on the merger of Vistra and Tricor, creating a $6.5 billion global fund and corporate services platform
  • Advised Bridgepoint (BDC IV) on its partnership with Monica Vinader, the award-winning British luxury jewellery brand
  • Advised AEA Investors on its sale of LoneStar, a UK-headquartered global manufacturer and supplier of engineered components, to Epiris
  • Advised NAVTOR and Accel-KKR on NAVTOR’s acquisition of Tres Solutions, a maritime software and analytics company*
  • Advised Orbital Marine Power, a world leader in tidal energy, on a corporate restructuring and growth fundraise*
  • Acted for global financial services group on its proposed acquisition of a subsidiary of a large publicly-traded renewable power platform, valued at c$705 million*
  • Advised Scottish Enterprise, Scotland’s national economic development agency, on its partial exit from Calnex Solutions, as part of a c. £42 million IPO on AIM*
  • Advised a US technology-focused private equity sponsor and its portfolio company on the acquisition of a leading software provider specialising in customer communications, based in Switzerland*
  • Acted for one of the world's largest institutional investors on its investment in a Canadian conglomerate with UK subsidiaries, valued at c$537 million*

*Experience prior to joining Ropes & Gray

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