New Corporate Partner Appointment: Edward Hoare

Goodman Derrick LLP is pleased to announce that Edward Hoare has joined the firm as a partner in our Corporate Group.

Edward joins us from Charles Russell, where he was a partner specialising in a wide range of corporate finance transactions, including M&A, joint ventures and private equity.  His experience across all aspects of corporate finance, from management buyouts to M&A and venture capital related transactions, is complemented by his specialist knowledge of the media industry and publishing in particular.   Edward’s expertise will complement Goodman Derrick’s acknowledged reputation in the media sector and will bolster the services which we can provide to existing clients, which include Random House and Yale University Press.

Paul Herbert, head of Goodman Derrick’s Media and Comms Group said:“We are very pleased to welcome Edward to Goodman Derrick.  He has an acknowledged expertise in his field; he will complement and strengthen our corporate capabilities in certain sectors and will make a great contribution to the team”.

Edward Hoare said:“I am delighted to be joining Goodman Derrick and look forward to being part of the firm’s continuing success story.  I am also excited at the prospect of working as part of such a well-regarded firm providing a comprehensive and excellent value service to its clients. I welcome this opportunity to introduce my clients and contacts to the broad range of experts within Goodman Derrick and to widen my client base”.