Christopher B. Mead is a US qualified senior counsel and a member of the Gide International Capital Markets practice group. Chris has been engaged in a wide range of international securities and financing transactions involving US, European, Asian, Middle Eastern and emerging markets, corporate, sovereign and other issuers. His financing experience has ranged across a broad spectrum of capital raising transactions, including ordinary and preference shares, as well as various types of hybrid capital instruments, optional convertible securities and mandatory convertible securities. He also has extensive experience in international and global debt financings, ranging from medium-term note programmes to senior and subordinated securities, as well as structured financing transactions, derivatives and high yield.
Member of the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.