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Portrait of Olivier Jacquelin


Olivier is an associate in the corporate and tax team in the Oxford office.

He acts on a wide variety of corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, management buy-outs, reorganisations, venture capital and funding transactions as well as governance and administration issues. He has acted for start-ups, university spin-outs, owner-managed companies and large corporations.

Olivier also works on a broad range of tax matters, and has advised on the tax position for corporate transactions, tax efficient investments such as SEIS and EIS, share incentive schemes and the VAT and SDLT implications of property transactions.

Recent work highlights

  • Advising a number of companies on the establishment of EMI option schemes.
  • Acting on the management buyout of a leading consultancy company.
  • Providing advice to a tech start-up on EIS tax relief.
  • Acting on the sale of an electronic manufacturing company to a UK subsidiary of a large Scandinavian group.
  • Assisting a medical imaging software company on its multi-million pound investment from healthcare specialist PE investors.

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