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Anthony Webster

Maples and Calder Hong Kong
work 53rd Floor, The Center 99 Queen's Road Central Hong Kong
Partner
Hong Kong
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cell+852 9022 6001

Expertise

Anthony is the head of Maples and Calder's private equity practice in Asia.  He has acted for a wide variety of sponsors across the region, having advised on the Cayman and BVI aspects of over 300 funds (including many for the best-known private and state-sponsored Chinese promoters of offshore funds).  Anthony also has extensive experience of downstream corporate and finance transactions backed by private equity managers.

Professional Background

Anthony joined Maples and Calder in the Cayman Islands in 1998.  He moved to the Hong Kong office in 2001 and was elected as a partner in 2004.

Anthony has been recommended as a leading funds lawyer in Who's Who Legal, Legal 500, Chambers Global and IFLR1000.

Education

Cambridge University 
Osnabrück University, Germany 
Waseda University, Japan

Languages

Anthony is fluent in Japanese and also speaks French and German.

Bar Admissions

1997 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (practising as an English solicitor in Hong Kong only)
1998 - Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands
2006 - Admitted as a solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands)

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