London Mayer Brown has advised Permira Debt Managers (“PDM”) and Lloyds Bank plc on the financing for the acquisition of talent management company James Grant Group by private equity firm Trilantic Europe.

The transaction was the first Mayer Brown has advised PDM on since recruiting European Leveraged Finance Head Stuart Brinkworth in June 2018, who is a longstanding adviser to the company. The firm is currently advising PDM on several other matters.

The Mayer Brown team advising PDM and Lloyds was led by Head of Leveraged Finance in Europe, Stuart Brinkworth, and Banking & Finance partners Andrew Crotty (London) and Scott Zemser (New York). The team included Banking & Finance associates Stefano Damiani and Lynette Edwin, trainee Evie Boothman (all London) and associate Andreas Adler (New York). London based Banking & Finance partner Paul Tannenbaum advised Lloyds Bank plc separately on super senior matters.