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Angus Young

Partner, Head of Corporate

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Angus is a corporate law specialist. Clients and colleagues recognise his wide range of corporate and commercial experience and his ability to assess a situation and devise the most effective course of action.

He has an extensive track record in areas including:

  • Private mergers and acquisitions
  • Venture capital
  • Cross-border transactions
  • Joint ventures
  • Long-term and complex commercial arrangements
  • Restructuring
  • Insolvency
  • General corporate and commercial matters

Angus’ caseload sees him working in a large number of sectors, including IT, fintech, venture capital, life sciences, telecommunications, retail, manufacturing, energy and resources.

His clients are usually shareholders in national and international SME’s (small and medium-sized enterprises). They appreciate his dedication, attention to detail and determination to achieve the very best outcome possible.

As a commercially-minded, pragmatic and effective negotiator, Angus is known for securing results and bringing situations to a constructive conclusion.

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Angus Young

Partner, Head of Corporate

Recent Work

  • Advising the founders of Lenses.io on its acquisition by Celonis SE.
  • Advising the leading global tech consultancy, Hotwire Public Relations, on its acquisition of
    McDonald Butler Associates.
  • Assisting Bloom Equity Partners on its acquisition of Soutron Limited.
  • Giving advice to the shareholders of Cubica Technology Limited and Q6 Holdings Limited on
    their acquisition by Chemring Group Plc.
  • Advising shareholders of Faredirect Limited on its acquisition by FLYR Labs.
  • Assisting the shareholders of React News regarding its acquisition by Green Street.
  • Advising shareholders of Anana Limited on its acquisition by Sabio Limited.
  • The team at Waterfront were a pleasure to deal with throughout and exceeded our expectations to get the deal done. Bloom Equity Partners
  • We hugely appreciate all the work from Waterfront going above and beyond all expectations. Lenses.io
  • Waterfront were a great asset to us in managing the acquisition. They were able to offer all the necessary expertise to get this deal done in the tight timeframe, and they proved invaluable in assessing all the possible implications as the deal developed. Angus and Charlotte made teaming up with FLYR Labs as straightforward as it could possibly be. Faredirect
  • A massive thanks to the team at Waterfront whose huge efforts were absolutely instrumental in helping us get this deal done. Cubica
  • Waterfront’s team was first class across multiple specialities including M&A and employment and played an instrumental role in us meeting a tough timeline and achieve an excellent outcome. The team was very accommodating, despite our conflicting time zones, and willingly put in the extra effort to liaise with a multitude of stakeholders, both internally and externally, during the transaction. Hotwire PR
  • Angus Young is a fantastic operator. Very commercial approach but also technically excellent. Legal 500 2023
  • The team at Waterfront were a pleasure to deal with throughout and exceeded our expectations to get the deal done
    Bloom Equity Partners
  • We hugely appreciate all the work from Waterfront going above and beyond all expectations
    Lenses.io
  • Waterfront were a great asset to us in managing the acquisition. They were able to offer all the necessary expertise to get this deal done in the tight timeframe, and they proved invaluable in assessing all the possible implications as the deal developed. Angus and Charlotte made teaming up with FLYR Labs as straightforward as it could possibly be
    Faredirect