Number of Transactions (last 2 years): more than 10
Number of Transactions (Career): more than 50
Area of M&A Expertise: Experience in advising on sales to variety of buyers, from private equity to large global technology companies. Particularly experience in advising on transaction structure and logistics for transactions for companies with diverse share ownership.
Company Specialty: Faskens is a leading legal advisor in on technology M&A transactions in British Columbia. More than 10 technology exits per year.
One piece of advice for entrepreneurs that relates to M&A: Make sure your cap table is clean.
Fun Fact: I still listen to early punk and new wave music.
Iain Mant is a prominent mergers and acquisitions lawyer in Fasken’s Vancouver office with more than 30 years’ of experience advising clients in the technology and life sciences industries. Iain has extensive experience advising on the negotiation, structuring and implementing of public and private M&A transactions, involving domestic and foreign purchasers and sellers. As team leader on transactions, he coordinates financing, regulatory, intellectual property, employment, tax and other advice from the early planning stages to closing. Iain is a sought after advisor for his experience in advising on technology transactions involving some of the world’s largest technology companies, including Intel, Google, General Electric and large private equity groups.