Babette specialises in franchise agreements and IP-driven joint ventures. She advises clients on the use of franchise and licensing strategies in emerging markets using both traditional and innovative structures for international expansion in the global marketplace.

Babette has transactional experience in over 100 countries. Recent deals include work in all major emerging markets as well as the Middle East and Africa. Her particular expertise is in the hotel, leisure, retail, education sectors. She is recognised as one of Europe’s leading experts in hotel and leisure franchising.