Admitted to the Paris Bar, Counsel Guilhem Richard is a member of Gide's Banking & Finance practice group. He specialises in capital markets, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions.
He mainly advises issuers and lead managers on a wide range of market transactions (IPOs on French and/or foreign markets, in particular Nasdaq, rights issues, pipelines, private placements, block sales, OCEANE, ORA and high yield, etc.) and in a variety of sectors such as energy, medtech and biotech, tech, e-commerce and real estate.
His practice also covers external growth and business transfer transactions and issues related to the governance of listed companies.
Before joining Gide in 2014, Guilhem worked for several years in the corporate and capital markets teams of US and UK law firms.
He graduated from Paris I University (Master's in Business Law), the Catholic University of Louvain - Belgium (Master's in Economic Law) and ESCP-Europe (Grande Ecole Programme).
Guilhem is listed as a "Rising Star" in Capital Markets: Equity Capital Market by Legal 500 EMEA 2020 and 2021.
« Richard Guilhem is an excellent professional and he is very pleasant to work with. »
Legal 500 EMEA 2021