Aymen Mahmoud focuses his practice on complex debt financing transactions for private equity funds and their portfolio companies, hedge funds, corporate borrowers and issuers and other financial institutions. His experience includes acting in respect of direct lending, leveraged buyouts, domestic and cross-border syndicated senior, second lien and mezzanine lending, distressed debt trading, portfolio acquisitions and restructurings, emerging markets and other debt securities, including high-yield debt offerings.

Aymen played a key role in first establishing the Loan Market Association forms of leveraged and high yield documentation.


  • Advising Aksiom and Ara Partners in connection with the acquisition of the PX Group
  • Advising OpenGate Capital in connection with the acquisition of Kongsberg Precision Cutting Systems
  • Advising FQX AG in connection with various matters
  • Advising Caura Limited in connection with its seed investment round
  • Advising bd-capital in connection with its acquisition of Ascenti Health
  • Advising the lenders in connection with the acquisition of the Lingit Group

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Nottingham Law School, LPC, 2007
University of Warwick, LLB, 2006

England & Wales

Aymen Mahmoud

Insights & Events / Media

Corporate & Transactional / The Deal / August 11, 2021

On the Subject / July 2, 2021

Two Day Virtual Event / McDermott Event / June 23-24, 2021

Private Debt Investor / April 29, 2021

On the Subject / March 10, 2021

On the Subject / March 5, 2021

On the Subject / March 3, 2021

On the Subject / May 29, 2020

On the Subject / May 26

On the Subject / May 26, 2020