RISKPOINT GLOBAL M&A (“RPMA”)
RiskPoint’s global M&A team has a truly global reach with 30 specialist underwriters based in 9 different locations in Europe and the US (trading as RP Underwriting). Click below for our other dedicated website to RPMA for more information on our capacity, compliance, global team profiles, and so much more.
- Management & Operations
- UK and RoW
- Ariadne HabanaJunior UnderwriterGermanyAriadne HabanaJunior Underwriter
- Arndt ReinhardHead of Operations, PartnerSwitzerlandArndt ReinhardHead of Operations, Partner
Arndt joined RiskPoint in 2018 and is Head of Operations, M&A. Arndt brings with him more than 15 years of experience within M&A underwriting and various management positions within AIG, most recently as COO Northern Europe for AIG. Arndt is admitted to the German bar and divides his time between Frankfurt and Zurich with a focus on the DACH region.
- Astrid O' ReillyHead of M&A, AsiaPacUnited KingdomAstrid O' ReillyHead of M&A, AsiaPac
Astrid joined RiskPoint as Head of M&A, Asia Pac in 2019. Astrid has been an M&A underwriter since 2013 and has previously worked for Ironshore in Singapore and Neon in London. Prior to becoming an underwriter, Astrid was a corporate lawyer at international law firm Bird & Bird. Astrid is admitted to the Law Society of England and Wales and is based in London.
- Audun EggeUnderwriterNorwayAudun EggeUnderwriter
Audun joined RiskPoint in 2020 having previously worked as lawyer for more than ten years at the Norwegian tier 1 law firm Wiersholm. As a lawyer, Audun’s main focus was on M&A and corporate law. Audun is admitted to the Norwegian bar and is based in Oslo.
- Christian KartnesSenior Underwriter, PartnerNorwayChristian KartnesSenior Underwriter, Partner
Christian joined Riskpoint in 2015 from a 1st tier Norwegian law firm (Schjødt), having focused on M&A and corporate law since 2009. Christian is admitted to the Norwegian bar and is based in Oslo. Christian is also a Partner at RiskPoint.
- Dauna MorattiUnderwriterSpainDauna MorattiUnderwriter
Dauna joined RiskPoint in March 2020 from Grimaldi LLP M&A department where she worked on Italian and cross-border M&A transactions. Prior to that, Dauna worked in PwC (Italy) in the M&A team. Dauna is admitted to the Italian bar and she is based in Madrid.
- David MooreSenior UnderwriterUnited KingdomDavid MooreSenior Underwriter
David joined RiskPoint in 2018 having previously been an underwriter at Allied World. Prior to joining the insurance industry David spent 9 years in private practice as a corporate finance lawyer at Berwin Leighton Paisner (now Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner) specialising in domestic and cross-border M&A, private equity and joint ventures. David is admitted to the Law Society and is based in London.
- Eileen SiemerUnderwriterGermanyEileen SiemerUnderwriter
Eileen joined RiskPoint in August 2020 having previously worked as an M&A/private equity lawyer for Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Latham & Watkins in Frankfurt. Eileen is admitted to the German bar and is based in Copenhagen with a focus on DACH transactions.
- Julia HübnerUnderwriter, Tax SpecialistGermanyJulia HübnerUnderwriter, Tax Specialist
Julia joined RiskPoint in June 2019 from Weil Gotshal’s tax department where she spent the last seven years working on national and cross-border M&A and restructuring related tax matters. Julia is a qualified tax lawyer (Fachanwältin für Steuerrecht) and qualified tax advisor (Steuerberater-in).
- Konrad RotthegeSenior UnderwriterUnited KingdomKonrad RotthegeSenior Underwriter
Dr Konrad Rotthege joined RiskPoint in 2019 as M&A Underwriter with a focus on the DACH region. Konrad brings with him around 6 years of experience in private practice with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Frankfurt and Hengeler Mueller in London, specialising in M&A / PE, financing and real estate transaction. Konrad holds an LL.M., is admitted to the German bar and is based in London
- Kristen VeggeHead of M&A, NordicsNorwayKristen VeggeHead of M&A, Nordics
Kristen joined RiskPoint in 2017 from a 1st tier Norwegian law firm (Wiersholm), having focused on M&A and corporate law since 2007. Kristen is admitted to the Norwegian bar and is based in Oslo.
- Lana SorokaSenior UnderwriterUnited KingdomLana SorokaSenior Underwriter
Lana joined RiskPoint in 2020 having previously worked as an M&A underwriter for eight years at AIG, Allied World and Brockwell Capital. During her time as an underwriter she primarily focused on domestic UK, European and Nordic transactions. Prior to becoming an underwriter, Lana was a corporate lawyer at international law firm CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang. Lana is admitted to the Law Society and is based in London.
- Liria MartinezSenior UnderwriterSpainLiria MartinezSenior Underwriter
Liria joined RiskPoint in 2019 from AIG, where she spent approximatively two years underwriting southern European deals. Prior to that, Liria spent over six years as a French and Spanish qualified lawyer specialized in corporate M&A at Cuatrecasas and Alerion in Paris. Liria is based in Madrid.
- Maria José CruzHead of M&A, MediterraneanSpainMaria José CruzHead of M&A, Mediterranean
María José joined RiskPoint in 2019 from AIG, where she spent over eleven years in the M&A Insurance team having headed the team in different European countries always with particular focus on the Southern European ones. Prior to becoming an underwriter, María José spent over seven years in private practice as corporate lawyer at Deloitte, Clifford Chance and Allen & Overy, specializing in domestic and cross border M&A and private equity transactions as well as in capital markets. María José is admitted to the Madrid bar and she holds a LLM from the Instituto de Empresa. She is based in Madrid and is Head of M&A, Mediterranean.
- Nancy MatosSenior UnderwriterNetherlandsNancy MatosSenior Underwriter
Nancy joined RiskPoint in 2021. Nancy spent 17 years in private practice in the areas of cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity transactions and general corporate matters. Nancy spent the majority of her career at Baker McKenzie (in both their Amsterdam and Chicago offices) and has also worked AKD (a Benelux firm) and Deloitte. In addition to being a lawyer in the Netherlands, Nancy is also admitted to the bar in New York and New Jersey. Nancy is based in Amsterdam.
- Nathan OstranderSenior UnderwriterNetherlandsNathan OstranderSenior Underwriter
Nathan joined RiskPoint in 2018 from 1st tier Washington D.C.-based law firm (Covington), having focused on M&A and corporate law since 2006. Nathan also has experience from Dutch M&A practice having worked at 1st tier law firm De Brauw in Amsterdam from 2013 to 2015. Nathan is admitted to the bar in New York and has also worked at Latham & Watkins (Washington D.C.) and Simpson Thacher (New York). Nathan is based in Amsterdam.
- Nikolai DjupeslandManaging Director, PartnerNorwayNikolai DjupeslandManaging Director, Partner
Nikolai joined RiskPoint in 2013, initially working with D&O/SOLI before joining the M&A team. Nikolai holds an LL.M from the University of Oslo and a BSc in Business and Economics from BI Norwegian Business School. Nikolai is a Partner of RiskPoint and Managing Director of M&A. Previously, Nikolai was Head of M&A, Nordics.
- Rasmus MadsenUnderwriterDenmarkRasmus MadsenUnderwriter
Rasmus joined RiskPoint in 2018 from a global leader in delivering fund and corporate services (Intertrust), having focused on alternative investment fund services since 2015. Rasmus also has experience from a 1st tier Danish law firm (Kromann Reumert), having focused on M&A and project management. Rasmus is based in Copenhagen.
- Sandra LaneTeam CoordinatorUnited KingdomSandra LaneTeam Coordinator
Sandra Lane joined RiskPoint in January 2020 to take the role as the M&A team Co-Ordinator. Sandra was previously based at Dentons for 19 years as a senior PA. She is based in the London office.
- Stefan GolijaninUnderwriterSwedenStefan GolijaninUnderwriter
Stefan Golijanin joined RiskPoint in 2017 and holds an LL.M and a BSc degree in business administration from Uppsala University. Stefan is based in Stockholm.
- Sven DannemannHead of M&A, DACHGermanySven DannemannHead of M&A, DACH
Sven joined RiskPoint in October 2017 from AIG, where he spent a year underwriting M&A transactions. Prior to joining AIG, he was working at Weil, Gotshal & Manges, focusing on M&A and private equity transactions as well as on restructurings. Sven is admitted to the German bar and is based in Frankfurt.
- Tanya NashHead of M&A, UKUnited KingdomTanya NashHead of M&A, UK
Tanya joined RiskPoint in 2018 having previously worked for four years at Neon and Pembroke. Prior to joining the insurance industry, Tanya spent 19 years in private practice and was a Partner at both Dentons and Ince & Co, covering a wide range of international and domestic M&A and other corporate transactions. Tanya is admitted to the Law Society and is head of the UK office.
- Tom EvansUnderwriterUnited KingdomTom EvansUnderwriter
Tom joined RiskPoint in 2020 and is based in London. Tom is a corporate finance professional and qualified accountant with experience in both practice and industry in deal focused roles, including 8 years’ at BDO in Transaction Services as well as a period at a student accommodation fund. He has extensive experience across a large range of deals both in terms of sector and size but with a focus on Real Estate, Renewables and Technology sectors.