Corporate solicitor - Daniel Jankes

Daniel Jankes

Senior Consultant


Daniel is a former General Counsel and Company Secretary with first-hand experience of all aspects of a Company’s lifecycle from initial funding, IPO, scale-up and restructuring.

His wide-ranging experience covers capital markets, public and private fundraising, alternative financing arrangements, oil and gas projects (FPSO and SURF), M&A, joint ventures, debt restructuring, regulatory compliance and engagement, shareholder engagement and activism, contracting and procurement, corporate governance, remuneration and ESG reporting.

Relevant experience includes:

  • Four years as a corporate solicitor with Wedlake Bell acting for private investors, founders, entrepreneurs and management teams in relation to investments, fundraising, M&A and general corporate advisory matters.
  • 10+ years with Hurricane Energy plc, an upstream oil and gas company, as its General Counsel and Company Secretary including multiple private and public fundraising rounds, AIM IPO and the financing and delivery of the Lancaster Field Development.
  • General Counsel of Rockrose Energy Limited

Fine Print

Key Practices


Capital Markets


Joint Ventures


Contracting and Procurement

Oil & Gas and Natural Resources

Education & Training

University of the Witwatersrand – BA LLB

South African Attorney

England and Wales Solicitor

Legal Roles

General Counsel of Rockrose Energy Limited

General Counsel and Company Secretary of Hurricane Energy plc

Solicitor at Wedlake Bell

Solicitor at Stikeman Elliott

Attorney at Roodt Incorporated

Other Interests





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