Laurence O’Shaughnessy joined IBI in 2014, having spent 13 years as an investment banker in London with Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley and Nomura where he focused primarily on European Energy and Infrastructure. During that time, Laurence advised on some of the most significant transactions in the sector on behalf of a variety of plc, institutional, private equity and government clients. At IBI, Laurence focuses on larger business and plc transactions, as well as leading the Energy and Real Assets team. He graduated with a first class honours Masters degree in Strategic Planning from University College Dublin and holds an honours degree in Business and French from Trinity College Dublin. He also studied at ESSEC Business School in Paris.
Below is a selection of Laurence O’Shaughnessy’s recent work.
€127.8m cash offer for Yew Grove REIT plc
Proposed €440m acquisition of J&E Davy
Sale of 60% stake in Dairy Ireland to Glanbia Co-Operative Society Ltd, valuing the business at €340m
Proposed €86m sale of its 7% convertible notes in FBD Holdings plc
Creation of FuturEnergy Ireland JV with a development portfolio of more than 1GW of projects via 50% sale of Coillte's renewables business
Sale of Budget Energy to Flogas, a DCC plc subsidiary company
Sale of stakes in its operating wind farm portfolio to Greencoat Renewables for an enterprise value of €281m
Sale of Mercury Engineering to the management team
Chairman & CEO
Managing Director and Head of Family Businesses
Managing Director and Head of Debt Advisory
Director and Chief Operations Officer
Director and Head of Growth Capital