Stuart Bedford, who has led over $40 billion of transactions over his career, is has joined LeapFrog Investments as General Counsel from Linklaters, where he headed the magic circle law firm’s London corporate division and the private equity group.
He joins the impact investment firm as a Partner and will have responsibility for all LeapFrog’s legal functions. Over two decades, his legal experience has spanned financial services, food and beverages, mining, infrastructure and energy. He has led relationships with a number of investors including Carlyle, TIAA-CREF, Temasek and Standard Chartered Principal Finance.
LeapFrog’s founding General Counsel, Tom Brunner remains as a Partner with the investment firm.