Allen & Overy LLP today announced that Gareth Price has been elected global managing partner with effect from 1 May 2020, for an initial term of four years.
Gareth will succeed Andrew Ballheimer who will step down on 30 April, the end of his term as global managing partner. This news follows the announcement that Wim Dejonghe has been re-elected as senior partner of the firm for a second term.
Gareth comments: “I am very grateful for the support of the partnership in being elected to this role. A&O has always been a place of innovation and entrepreneurship and I look forward to working closely with Wim as senior partner to ensure the firm continues to flourish and push the boundaries in legal service delivery as a global elite law firm.”
Gareth trained at A&O and was made a partner in the Project practice in 2003. He is the global head of both the Projects Group and Energy, roles he has held for the last eight years.