Bird & Bird wins at Investor AllStars Awards

25 September 2009

Bird & Bird’s Venture Capital Group won the award for “Service Provider of the Year” at the Investor AllStars Awards, a leading industry event for the UK venture capital community.  The Bird & Bird team in attendance comprised Angus Miln, Simon Fielder, Mathew Oliver and Catherine Ramsay.

Angus Miln, head of Bird & Bird’s Venture Capital Group, said; “We are delighted to receive this award as it’s a strong endorsement of our venture practice and its position in the market.  More importantly, it evidences a high degree of client satisfaction with the quality and delivery of our work.”

Now in its seventh year, the Investor AllStars Awards is the key event for the UK venture capital industry, recognising the leaders in the market from best funds to best exits.  The awards were determined by a panel of thirteen industry relevant judges, including executives from Coller Capital, Crédit Agricole Private Equity, Iris Capital, MTI Partners and Nordic Venture Partners. The ceremony took place at the Hilton Park Lane, London, on 23 September 2009 and was attended by over 500 industry leaders.


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Notes to Editors

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