Alfred Page is a Partner in BLG's Securities, Capital Markets and Public Companies Group and National Leader of the Firm's US Group. He is also the Corporate Governance Monitor of the Capital Markets Forum and the immediate past Co-Chair of the Securities Law Committee of the International Bar Association, and a former member of the Securities Advisory Committee to the Ontario Securities Commission.
Alfred is a business lawyer whose securities law practice emphasizes mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, hedge funds, private equity, venture capital, technology and inbound investment. He advises a broad range of Canadian and international corporate finance and business clients, including companies, funds and underwriters, on public issues, stock exchange listings, corporate governance and private placements of securities; public and private buyers, sellers, minority shareholders, independent committees and investment bankers in connection with mergers and acquisitions, and related due diligence projects. He has represented both strategic and passive investors in a broad range of industries.
Recent clients include private equity, venture capital and hedge fund sponsors, managers and investors, regarding fund formation, private investments, strategic acquisitions, leveraged buy-ins, leveraged buy-outs, public offerings and other planned exits, particularly for natural resource and technology-based enterprises.
He serves as a trusted adviser to Canadian and international securities dealers, investment fund managers and investment advisers in registration matters, investment funds, private capital pools and shareholder activism.