Geoffrey Burgess

Geoffrey Burgess

Geoffrey Burgess is a member of Debevoise’s core group of ESG partners. He is a corporate partner with a broad international practice in Europe and various emerging markets, with particular focus in the private equity, TMT, healthcare and aviation industries. Mr. Burgess co-leads the India and Africa practice groups at Debevoise. He often works with impact funds in their underlying M&A work and in their strategic alliances. He previously served as Co-Chair of The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) Legal and Regulatory Committee. Mr. Burgess is a member of the London office’s pro bono committee and is a volunteer at law clinics for social entrepreneurship at UnLtd and for disability benefits in Hammersmith & Fulham.


Environmental, Social & Governance | 1yr

Chapter: European Union

This first edition, written by leading ESG legal specialists, provides an up-to-date jurisdictional comparison of the latest legal and regulatory developments, enforcement and litigation trends, and policy and non-legal drivers of the major ESG developments impacting businesses around the world....