October 25, 2023

Andrew Gray, a partner in Willkie’s Private Equity Practice Group in London, has been named a “2023 Private Equity Rising Star” by International, an award recognizing the top 25 private equity lawyers under age 40 across the UK and Europe.


Andy was recognized as one of the most accomplished and highly regarded private equity attorneys of his generation. The publication highlighted his success as a dealmaker and in helping to build Willkie’s private equity practice in London into a market leader, an experience he described as “hugely rewarding.”


The profile noted Andy’s work for a premier client base that includes Bain Capital, CapVest Partners and Searchlight Capital Partners. It also noted that he has spearheaded more than 20 major transactions this year, including advising CapVest on its acquisition of Kerridge Commercial Systems from Accel-KKR.


Read International’s “Private Equity Rising Stars: The Best Up-and Coming Lawyers in the UK and Europe, 2023” here (subscription may be required).


Andrew Gray
Andrew Gray Partner Corporate & Financial Services