Maples and Calder Appoints New Chief Executive Officer
Jude Scott joins the management team of Maples and Calder and will play an active role in the continued growth of the firm. Cayman managing partner, Paul Lumsden, stated, "This is an exciting development for our firm and we are pleased to have such a highly qualified individual join us as CEO. Jude is well respected in the local community and internationally, having served on various Cayman Islands Government and private sector committees, including the Cayman Islands Society of Professional Accountants, the Cayman Islands Financial Services Council, the Education Council, the Insolvency Rules Committee and the Stock Exchange."
Previously an audit partner at the Cayman Islands office of Ernst & Young, Jude retired in 2008 after spending over 23 years with firm, specialising in the audits of investment funds, investment companies, banks and insurance companies.
Global managing partner, Henry Smith noted, "As Maples and Calder continues to be distinguished as a top tier law firm, Jude's level of experience and highly regarded reputation will further enhance the firm's ability to provide outstanding service to our clients. Jude's contributions to this country have been very impressive and we are honoured that a person of his calibre has agreed to join our firm. His appointment reflects the intention of the firm to maintain its excellence as the premier international law firm."