Geoffrey Bailhache is the firm’s General Counsel in Europe.
Mr. Bailhache is a Managing Director and is based in London. Before joining Blackstone in 2010, Mr. Bailhache was a corporate associate at Weil, Gotshal & Manges' London office, where he worked for a number of corporate and private equity clients on a broad range of leveraged buyouts, public takeovers and cross-border M&A transactions. Mr. Bailhache is a member of the Legal & Technical Committee of the British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association and the Financial Services Working Group of Invest Europe. He is also on the Board of the European Private Equity Roundtable. Mr. Bailhache received an LLB in law from the University of Nottingham.