Calum Thom represents clients on private equity, cross-border and domestic buy-outs and strategic M&A. Calum has a broad range of experience in a variety of industries including the pharmaceutical, medical devices, health care, energy, chemicals and retail sectors.


Strategic M&A

  • Represented Irving Oil in the acquisition of the Tedcastle group of companies, which operates under the brand name Top Oil and which has a portfolio of over 200 fuel forecourts throughout Ireland, a home fuel distribution division, an aviation fuel division based at Shannon Airport and a terminal in Dublin Port
  • Represented Alsco Inc., one of the world’s largest textile rental and laundry companies, in the acquisition of CLEAN Linen Services, a UK market leader and one of the principal operators in the commercial B2B laundry sector with seven laundry production facilities
  • Representing Irving Oil in its acquisition of the Whitegate oil refinery, County Cork, Ireland

Show More


University of Edinburgh, Diploma in Legal Practice, 2009
University of Aberdeen, Bachelor of Law (LLB) in European Legal Studies, 2007
University of Maastricht, 2005

Scotland, 2010

Calum Thom

Insights & Events / Media