Andrew is a cross-border restructuring specialist with 25 years of experience gained from his time at Big Six and mid-tier firms. He leads on complex and cross-border restructuring matters across a range of jurisdictions and industry sectors and is widely regarded as one of the leading advisers to distressed professional practices.

In his role as head of international, Andrew leads the development of our global strategy and supports our international offices in executing their growth plans.

Specialisms

    • International and complex situations 
    • Balance sheet restructuring 
    • Cash flow management 
    • Litigation 
    • Special situations 
    • Corporate insolvency 
    • Cross-border insolvency 

    Recent assignment highlights 

    • Appointed liquidator of a telecommunications holding company which had changed its comi from Luxembourg to the UK. Debts more than $3 billion US. Chapter 15 recognition was granted, and contentious litigation was commenced in USA, UK and Luxembourg.  
    • Experience gained on being the lead office holder on the European subsidiary of a $15 billion corporate collapse.  
    • Lead office holder on shipping and financial institutions with operations based in Singapore, Hong Kong, the US and the Caribbean, debt exposures range from $400M - $800M. 
    • Advised on the restructuring of a US$6bn turnover global commodity business headquartered in the UAE. The group had bilateral, syndicated and trade finance facilities involving over 40 European and Middle Eastern lenders. 

    Sectors

    • Financial Services  
    • Insurance 
    • Shipping 
    • Professional practices 
    • Regulated entities 

    Memberships

    Insolvency Practitioners Association - Member (MIPA)

    Association of Business Recovery Professionals, R3 - Fellow (FABRP)

    Qualifications

    Joint Insolvency Examination Board (JIEB)