David Jacobs

Senior Associate

David advises on a wide range of corporate matters, and is specialised in equity capital markets and mergers & acquisitions.
In particular, he advises on international transactions involving multiple jurisdictions, and, in particular, assists clients in navigating this complicated landscape as a listed entities.


Representative matters

Exor N.V. on the transfer of its listing from Borsa Italiana to Euronext Amsterdam.

Sif Holding N.V. on a €328 million package to fund its Maasvlakte 2 manufacturing expansion in Rotterdam, including a €50 million rights offering.

SPEAR Investments I B.V. on its business combination with electric vehicle manufacturer QEV Technologies.

Ebusco Holding N.V. on raising €59.2 million through an accelerated bookbuild offering and concurrent placement of a private convertible bond.



Attorney, South Africa, 2016 
A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.