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Vincent Ponsonnaille

Member of the UK Campaign Committee

Partner, Kirkland & Ellis



Vincent is Partner of Kirkland & Ellis. He advises private equity houses, sovereign wealth funds and corporates on leveraged buyouts, private equity acquisitions, fund investments and public-to-private conversions and has considerable experience advising on cross-border transactions. Vincent works from both London and Paris offices.

Vincent is recognised as a leading lawyer by Chambers Europe (2021). Vincent is further recognised by The Legal 500 EMEA (2021) as a ‘Leading Individual’ for his “outstanding reputation”, with clients citing him as “among the best in the market”, and IFLR1000 (2021) as a ‘Highly Regarded’ lawyer for Private Equity; Mergers & Acquisitions.

He has been supporting the HEC Foundation for more 10 years.