Matthew Cole is a partner in the capital markets group of A&L Goodbody in Dublin. He has an extensive track record advising issuers and underwriters on equity capital markets transactions, both in Ireland and in London, where he practised for many years. His experience encompasses IPOs, rights issues and equity placings on Euronext Dublin and Euronext Growth in Ireland as well as the Main Market of the LSE and AIM. Mr Cole is listed in The Legal 500, which describes him as ‘a key name’ and an ‘equity capital markets expert’. Chambers Global notes he is ‘particularly sought after by corporate issuers and financial institutions for advice on IPOs’.