Christophe H. Garaud is a partner in the Corporate & Financial Services Department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in Paris. Christophe specializes in private equity and mergers and acquisitions transactions across multiple industries with a particular focus on healthcare, industrial and manufacturing, hospitality and consumer products. He is actively involved in representing private equity funds in their acquisitions, build-ups and dispositions of targets for both public and private companies both in France and internationally. Christophe has acted on some of the most significant transactions closed in France.
Christophe has been recognized by Chambers Europe and several other professional guides including Legal 500 as one of the leading individuals practicing in Private Equity (High-End Capability). Chambers Europe (2020) highlights that clients note “he has a great ability to listen and advise beyond the purely technical aspects.”