David Godbee

Partner, Debt & Capital Advisory, PwC United Kingdom

David is a partner in PwC’s Debt & Capital Advisory business and has over 15 years' M&A deal experience. He has led cross-border finance raising transactions for clients, which address a wide variety of client financing objectives, including:

  • facilitating growth strategy, for example through the funding of corporate acquisitions and capex programmes
  • addressing maturity needs and the refinancing of existing debt facilities
  • debt-funded transactions that realise value for shareholders, and
  • structuring capital solutions in situations of corporate stress or distress.

His clients have included a number of high profile private equity and corporate clients, both listed and privately-owned.

David is an ex-leveraged finance banker, having worked at Credit Agricole, CIBC and Royal Bank of Canada, where he was responsible for the origination, structuring and execution of leveraged buyout transactions across Europe.