Jordon Thomas (Capital Law)

Jordan Thomas

Associate
Corporate & Commercial

Jordan is an Associate in our Corporate team, who trained at Capital.

Jordan specialises in private equity and venture capital work, involving investments, acquisitions, disposals and management led transactions. He also advises on corporate governance matters, including the removal of directors.

Jordan acts for companies, funds and investors across England and Wales, providing support on complex corporate transactions.

In 2019, Jordan was seconded to our client H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity investment firm, working in their legal department and assisting each of their European offices.

We would like to thank Tom, Jordan, and the rest of the Capital team for their support on this transaction. It’s been a refreshing change to work alongside such pragmatic and sensible lawyers. We’re incredibly grateful for their hard work and efforts, and they played a significant role in helping the Orbital group reach this latest milestone.

Darren Brown, CEO of Orbital Internet Group

 

 

Jordan recently advised:

  • The shareholders of Practice Labs Systems Limited on the sale to US-based ACI Learning
  • The shareholders of Orbital on a £multi-million investment from Mobeus Equity Partners
  • Yimba on bridge round of financing supported by the Development Bank of Wales and a group of private investors
  • The Development Bank of Wales on its investment in Welsh manufacturing start-up, Hexigone
  • The management team of GTS Flexible Materials on a significant minority investment from Growth Capital Partners
  • Coincover on their growth round of funding from Insurtech Gateway and the Development Bank of Wales
  • Loopster Ltd on their six-figure investment from the Development Bank of Wales
  • Kent Life Sciences Fund on its £500,000 investment into 3D-printing business, Project Andiamo Ltd
  • Welsh tech business We Build Bots on its £700,000 investment round from Seedrs and Development Bank of Wales
  • The senior management team of Metamark (UK) Limited on a £62m management buy-out
  • A well-known media company on a series of investment rounds by a group of high profile high net worth individuals and institutional investors to fund the development of a number of high profile television projects
  • Florismart Limited in a series of private equity fund raises
  • The shareholders of maple syrup producer Clarks UK on its sale to US conglomerate, Hain Celestia Group Inc
  • DevOpsGroup on its acquisition of certified Agile training company, Agile Snap Limited
  • Associated Community Training Limited (a member of the Cardiff and Vale College group) on its acquisition of Acorn Learning Solutions.
  • Acquisitions and disposals
  • General company advice/corporate governance
  • Investments
  • MBOs

Career

  • Associate, Capital Law Limited (2018 – present)
  • Secondment, H.I.G. Capital (2019)
  • Solicitor, Capital Law Limited (2015 – 2018)
  • Trainee Solicitor, Capital Law LLP (2013 – 2015)

Education

  • Cardiff University: LPC (2012 – 2013)
  • Swansea University: LLB Law (2009 – 2012)

Memberships / Trustee Positions

  • The Law Society of England and Wales