Angus joined Ogier in 2005 and became a partner in 2010. He is the Head of the Banking & Finance team for the firm globally, having previously led the Corporate & Commercial team, and is a member of the Investment Funds team. Prior to joining Ogier, he worked for a number of years as a solicitor with Minter Ellison and PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal in Sydney, Australia.
Angus’ clients include a number of international banks and other financial institutions with Cayman Islands branches or subsidiaries requiring advice on regulatory and other issues. He also advises clients on debt issues, facility arrangements, Islamic Finance structures, and Eurobond and Specialist Debt listings on the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange.
Angus is involved in a wide range of international corporate M&A, capital markets, joint venture, restructuring and commercial transactions. Recent transactions include advice on mergers, reverse takeovers and other significant transactions for listed Cayman Islands companies, trust certificate issuance programmes, and acquisitions of Cayman Islands companies.
Angus acts for a number of the firm's largest investment funds clients in relation to new fund formation, on-going regulatory and corporate advice, and management of liquidity issues.
He received his Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Laws, with Honours, from the Australian National University in 2000 and his Master of Laws from the University of Sydney in 2005. Angus is a member of the Cayman Islands Law Society.
2005 - Cayman Islands
2001 - New South Wales, Australia (non practicing)