Joined the Maitland Group in 1991 and became a Partner in 1998, initially taking responsibility for the Legal Services team in the Luxembourg office. From 2003 to 2011, he acted as the Head of the Trust and Corporate Services Division for the Maitland Group with executive management responsibility over 8 Maitland offices in Europe, the Caribbean and South Africa. He was also responsible for developing the fund administration business in the Division, which led to the acquisition of Finsource in South Africa in 2005. For the two years following the acquisition he was responsible for merging this business into the Maitland Group as well as developing and implementing the operating model for establishing a back office for international clients in Cape Town.
Since 2011 he has been the head of Maitland Luxembourg´s office and recently served four years on the Maitland Group board. He is currently focussed on key client account management with an active involvement in business development and private family services. Since 2014 he has been on the board of directors of Maitland’s Luxembourg based AIFM management company.
He has experience in the area of international corporate and private client structuring, financing and investment. Private family and family office services remain an on-going emphasis.
South African Advocate (Admitted 1995)
Solicitor of England & Wales (Admitted 1996)
Solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (Admitted 2007)
BCom (University of Stellenbosch)
LLB (University of Stellenbosch)
English: Mother tongue
German/Dutch: Good understanding
Luxembourgish: Basic level