Thomas Leslie is a Partner and the General Counsel at Novator, having joined the firm in 2015.
Thomas graduated with an LLB and B.Com (Honours) from Otago University, New Zealand. Prior to joining Novator, he worked in private practice at Bell Gully (New Zealand), Linklaters LLP (London) and White & Case LLP (London), with a focus on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions and private equity. He was a primary legal advisor to Novator, prior to joining the firm in 2015.
His main focus areas at Novator are mergers and acquisitions, financing, deal execution, sourcing and operations, with a focus on the telecommunications and tech sectors.
Thomas is married with two children and his other interests include cycling, skiing and rugby.