Patrick Ryan
  1. Associate

Mr. Ryan is an associate in Davis Polk's Corporate Department, practicing in the Finance Group in the London office.

Work Highlights

Notable Borrower Representations
  • Comcast on the bridge and term loan financing for its £30.6 billion acquisition of Sky 
  • eDreams ODIGEO on its issuance of €425 million senior secured notes and entry into of a €175 million super senior revolving credit facility
  • Noble Clean Fuels on its $1 billion commodities-based revolving credit facility
  • Nuvei on the $945 million financing for its acquisition of SafeCharge
Notable Lender Representations 
  • Lead arrangers and bookrunners of the $1.1 billion financing for the investment by Vista Equity Partners and BC Partners in Advanced Computer Software
  • The joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners in respect of a €375 million TLB, a $425 million TLB, a €330 million TLA and a €430 million revolving credit facility and the initial purchasers of €350 million senior notes for the Garrett Motion Group in connection with its spin-off from Honeywell International
  • The joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners on the $725 million acquisition financing for Roark Capital's acquisition of International Car Wash Group
  • The lead arrangers and bookrunners of the €535 million TLB and €240 million TLA financing for Inovyn Finance 

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2016
  • Chapman Tripp, 2013-2016

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • High Court of New Zealand


  • LL.B./B.Com., Law and Economics, University of Otago, 2012