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Xinni Lim

Senior Associate

Xinni is a senior associate in the London leveraged finance group and primarily focuses on advising private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies on a wide range of multi-jurisdictional leveraged and acquisition financings at different levels of the capital structure.
Xinni has spent 6 months on secondment at PAI Partners in their Capital Markets Team based in London and is qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales and in Australia.


Representative matters

Brookfield Business Partners (Brookfield) on the approximately EUR 2.75bn loan and high yield financing package in connection with the acquisition of Modulaire Group, a leading provider of modular leasing services and infrastructure in Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Carlyle and PAI Partners on the financing aspects of their acquisition of Theramex, the leading global specialty pharmaceuticals company focused on women’s health, from CVC Capital Partners.

Intermediate Capital Group (ICG) on its financing in connection with the business combination of Konecta and Comdata to create KronosNet, a leader in customer experience and business process outsourcing in Europe and Latin America.

Cinven on the unitranche financing for their acquisition of Säkra Group, a leading insurance broker headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

The Law Society of England and Wales



England and Wales, 2021

Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia, 2015

High Court of Australia, 2015


Bachelor of Commerce, Monash University, 2013

Bachelor of Law (Hons), Monash University, 2013

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.