Kanesh Balasubramaniam

Partner Debt Finance
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Kanesh Balasubramaniam is a partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Kanesh represents financial sponsors and their affiliates in complex multi-jurisdictional leveraged and acquisition financings at all levels of the capital structure. He has particular experience advising on both European and US-style debt financings.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales
  • 2017, Supreme Court of Singapore, Advocate and Solicitor


  • English
  • Italian


  • Singapore Management University School of LawJ.D.summa cum laude2014

    KGC Postgraduate Scholar

  • Nanyang Technological UniversityBachelor of Business, Banking and FinanceFirst Class Honors2012

    UOB Prize for Top Dissertation

    President’s Research Scholar