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Hayden Cameron

Partner

Hayden has broad experience advising investors, developers, financiers and owner/occupiers on a wide range of commercial real estate and infrastructure transactions. 
His primary focus is on cross-border co-investments and joint ventures in real estate and infrastructure assets, together with corporate acquisitions and disposals of real estate assets. Hayden was recognised as a Rising Star for Real Estate at the IFLR Rising Star Awards EMEA 2021.

Experience

Representative matters

EUR550m: A global holding company on the establishment of a 50/50 joint venture with Henderson Park Capital Partners LLP for the acquisition and subsequent redevelopment of The Westin Paris Vendôme, Paris.

GBP190m: A joint venture between CBRE Global Investors, Kings Street and Arax Properties on the acquisition of 280 Bishopsgate, London.

EUR200m: A leading regional investment company on the establishment of a 50/50 joint venture investment platform and the associated asset management and investment advisory arrangements with MassMutual and Barings International for investment in logistics assets across France, Germany, the Nordics and the UK.

USD244m: A leading regional investment company on the establishment of a 50/50 joint venture with Metlife for the acquisition of a 95% stake in the commercial properties at 1765, 1775 and 1785 Greensboro Station Place, Tysons Corner, Virginia, USA.

GBP110m: A global financial institution on the acquisition (by purchase of the shares in a BVI company) of 45 Pall Mall, London.

EUR149m: The Hong Kong Monetary Authority and a global financial institution on the acquisition of a 49.9% stake in portfolio of three offices in Paris and the associated joint venture arrangements.

EUR100m: A global financial institution on the on the establishment of a 50/50 joint venture with Guardian Wealth Management for the acquisition of a property at Via Boncompagni 71, Rome.

Oxford Properties on the establishment of a co-investment platform with Qatari Diar, Delancey and APG for investment in the UK private-rented sector (PRS) with initial capital commitments of GBP600m.

GBP370m: A leading regional investment company in relation to its mezzanine financing (by way of Eurobond issuance) to Abu Dhabi Financial Group for the acquisition and subsequent redevelopment of New Scotland Yard, London.

A multinational financial institution on the acquisition and development financing of a portfolio of four hotels in London (valued in excess of GBP800m), including advising on the new hotel operator lease.

GBP25m: Quadrant Estates on the establishment of a 95/5 joint venture and the associated development management arrangements with the Alberta Investment Management Corporation for the acquisition and development of a leasehold interest in Plot A, Nine Elms, London.

GBP92.5m: Westbrook Partners on the acquisition (by purchase of the shares in seven Jersey companies) of the Dominvs Portfolio, a logistics portfolio of eighteen properties throughout the UK.

AED3,625bn (c.USD1bn): Tourism Development and Investment Company on the disposal of a large portfolio of real estate assets in the UAE, including a number of hotel and other leisure assets.

A joint venture between CBRE Global Investors, Kings Street and Arax Properties on the letting to Baker & McKenzie of c.150,000 square feet in 280 Bishopsgate, London for their new London HQ premises.
 

Qualifications

Admissions

Admitted as solicitor, New Zealand, 2008

Academic

LLB, Bachelor of Laws, University of Auckland, New Zealand, 2007

Certificate, Institute of Professional Legal Studies, 2007

Disclaimer
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.