This webinar, co-hosted by Reed Smith and MUFG Investor Services, and including additional speakers TBA, will discuss the increased focus on ESG in fund finance transactions, and how that is impacting the industry.

Speakers: Leon Stephenson

Event Type: Webinar

Start Date/Time:
28 March 2022, 3:00 PM BST
End Date/Time:
28 March 2022, 4:00 PM BST

We would be delighted to see you there, and our speakers welcome questions and discussion points from attendees. Feel free to raise these during the webinar or to pre-submit, please do send these through to Lisa Jones.


Leon Stephenson, Partner, Reed Smith

Leon is co-lead of the Reed Smith fund finance team, based in London. Leon and the team work with banks, other financial institutional lenders, managers, general partners and limited partners of funds on specialist fund financing transactions with private equity, secondaries, real estate, direct lending and infrastructure funds.

Leon has particular specialist knowledge of NAV/asset-backed and hybrid facilities, secondary funds facilities, capital call facilities, co-investment and GP/manager support facilities and other types of liquidity facilities provided to funds.

Steve Bleiberg, Partner, Reed Smith

Steven is a member of the firm’s Financial Industry Group. His practice is concentrated in the area of fund finance. He represents banks and financial institutions as lenders in structuring, negotiating and documenting subscription credit facilities, bespoke NAV credit facilities and other types of facilities for private equity funds.