Anne-Gaëlle Delabye

Partner Luxembourg
Anne Gaelle Delabye
Culturally sensitive and pragmatic. Legal 500 EMEA, 2020

Overview

Anne-Gaëlle advises financial institutions, asset managers and investment firms (across Europe, the USA and Asia) on the structuring and reorganisation of Luxembourg regulated and unregulated investment vehicles with a particular focus on alternative strategies (including private equity, venture capital, real estate and debt).

Areas of expertise

  • Background & experience

    Anne-Gaëlle advises financial institutions, asset managers and investment firms (across Europe, the USA and Asia) on the establishment, structuring and reorganisation of Luxembourg regulated and unregulated investment vehicles. She has a particular focus on alternative strategies (including private equity, venture capital, real estate and debt). She also advises institutional investors on due diligence aspects of their investments. Lately, Anne-Gaëlle has been advising on the establishment of several cross-border structures, including parallel funds and master feeder structures.

    Anne-Gaelle Delabye is part of Ogier's multi-disciplinary Private Equity team.  Based in Luxembourg, she specialises in all aspects of fund formation and capital raising for Luxembourg funds, with a broad experience in providing structuring advice for fund sponsors as well as LP advisory services. Her achievements include working on the set up of master-feeder and parallel structures for major US and UK PE and VC asset managers. She is currently working with one of the world's largest independent investment management firms with over USD 1.1 trillion in client assets under management, on the establishment of a Luxembourg private equity alternative investment fund.

    Anne-Gaëlle is recommended by The Legal 500 in 2019 and 2020.

    She has been a panel member at various industry fora (Luxembourg alternative funds for Asian initiators - a practical guide Hong Kong, June 2018; Private Credit Fund Raising – a practical guide New York, November 2018).

    She has become a respected voice in the industry and is a member of several associations including Women in Fund Finance, IBA or ALFI. Anne-Gaëlle also gives training sessions at the IFE Luxembourg on aspects of Luxembourg law eg 'SCS/SCSp in practice' and is the author of a number of articles and briefings
    (eg' Luxembourg Ucits, Brexit, parallel funds or Luxembourg structuring).

    Prior to joining Ogier, Anne-Gaëlle was Counsel - Head of the Regulatory and Investment Management department of the Luxembourg office of a French law
    firm. She has been working for law firms in Luxembourg since 2005 including a stint in Hong-Kong and the fund structuring department of a Luxembourg bank.

    Anne-Gaëlle graduated with a Master in Law from the University of Louvain in Belgium with Magna Cum Laude (High Honours). She is qualified in Belgium and Luxembourg and speaks English, French, Spanish and has some basic knowledge of Dutch.

    Admitted in:                                                                     

    Luxembourg - 2011 and " Avocat à la Cour " since 2014

    Belgium -  2006

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  • Recognition

    Culturally sensitive and pragmatic. Legal 500 EMEA, 2020
    A great pleasure to work with you and the team and we appreciate all the help and support the team has provided us on both Lux and Cayman end. Client feedback 2020
    Really appreciate Ogier’s responsiveness and flexibility in offering creative solutions to address our requests. Client feedback 2020
    Very happy working with Ogier! Client feedback 2020
    Recommended Lawyer The Legal 500 EMEA 2019
    Anne-Gaelle is not only knowledgeable in all fund structures, she is also very pragmatic in her approach Luxembourg key intermediary, December 2019
    I would refer to Anne-Gaëlle Delabye who was exceptional, (...) she shows a deep understanding of our industry and market conditions Luxembourg client 2018