Alexander is a corporate finance partner specialising in listings, fundraisings as well as mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures.
A specialist in the natural resources industries, Alexander's work for clients includes assisting mining companies with alternative sources of finance, including strategic investments, joint ventures and equity based fundraisings. Another particular areas of focus in recent periods has been strategic acquisitions, including reverse takeovers – which are particularly popular if the acquisition leads to cost savings or a re-rating.
Alexander has also acted on a number of fundraisings, IPOs and reverse takeovers for oil and gas companies. He is frequently involved in international transactions, particularly in Africa and in Russia and the former CIS.
Alexander as is recognised by Chambers and Partners as a leading individual in Capital Markets – AIM and Mining - International, and by Legal 500 for Mining and Minerals.
For the past five years Alexander and his team have produced an annual 'Private Equity in Mining' report, which takes a look at private equity activity in the mining sector. The 2018 report was published in Bloomberg and can be viewed below: