Interim General Counsel

London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Practice Area
Banking & Finance, Funds
Contract Type
Contract, Full time

Asset Management General Counsel 

This is a senior level role covering all legal, employment, structuring, product building and compliance matters.  You will be an acting member of the senior management team alongside the CEO, CIO and CRO advising and inputting on the strategy from a legal, product and regulatory perspective.

The Interim General Counsel will report directly to the CEO and will have ultimate oversight of all legal and compliance matters.

You must have at least 10 years’ post-qualification experience and must be a technical lawyer with specialism in asset management and a strong regulatory background. 

You will have ideally trained in a top City law firm and have extensive in-house experience with a reputable asset management firm.  You must have an in depth understanding and familiarity with fund documentation, management group structure, trading documentation, investment process, investment restrictions, intra-group arrangements; MiFID; UCITS; AIFMD; drafting IMA's; familiarity with Cayman structures.  

To discuss in confidence please call or email Fiona Webb or +44 20 7129 1221.