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Winston is a partner in Reed Smith’s London office and co-leads the London Investment Funds practice. 

Winston’s practice and the London Investment Funds team focus on three broad areas:

  1. Acting for General Partners: The establishment of investment managers, manager joint ventures and the formation of investment funds and co-investment vehicles;
  2. Representing Institutional Investors: In connection with their fund allocations, co-investments, funds of one structures and bespoke arrangements; and
  3. Advising both investment managers and institutional investors: On non-structured discretionary investment management arrangements, including agreements underpinning those arrangements.


  • 英国伦敦BPP法律学院, 2003, 法律实务课程, (Distinction)
  • 英国伦敦BPP法律学院, 2001, 法学专业证书
  • 南非大学, 1995, 法学学士, (Post-Graduate Bachelor of Laws)
  • 南非大学, 1993, 法学学士

  • 英格兰和威尔士


  • Listed as Highly Regarded in IFLR1000 Global for UK Hedge funds, 2020

Notable Quotes

  • 16 March 2018 'Annual Buyout Review: Lower-mid-market momentum lifts dealflow' Unquote