DANIEL LINDSEY leads the Global Finance group in the firm’s Hong Kong and Singapore offices.
Daniel works closely with Sidley’s M&A and Private Equity group acting for private equity sponsors and private credit providers as well as other borrower and lender clients on financings across the APAC region.
He has extensive experience on a wide range of debt finance transactions, with a particular focus on leveraged and acquisition financing transactions, hybrid debt/equity investments and fund level financings. Daniel’s experience also extends to debt restructurings, specialist credit opportunities, real estate financings, margin loans, and minority back-leverage financings.
Having been based in Asia (Beijing, Hong Kong, and Singapore) since moving from London in 2012, Daniel has worked on deals across the region, including India, Singapore, Hong Kong, P.R.C., Indonesia, Cambodia and Malaysia. He is qualified in England and Hong Kong.
In Legal 500 2024, clients commend Daniel for being “a fantastic lawyer” who “knows all the pressure points”, and acknowledged that he “is an impressive negotiator and fantastic problem solver” with “a knack for building consensus” and the ability “to guide parties to reach outcomes which protect his clients’ best interests in a calm and friendly way.”
Daniel also received recognition as a rising star partner for leveraged finance in IFLR1000 2021 and 2023, and was named to Asian Legal Business’ “ALB Rising Stars Singapore 2023” list.