Alasdair is the Global Managing Partner of Maples and Calder and is based in the Cayman Islands. He previously served as Global Head of the Finance group. Alasdair's practice focuses on structured finance, structured investment funds, derivatives, funds finance and corporate finance. He also advises on financial regulatory issues. Alasdair is Chairman and a director of the firm's affiliate, MaplesFS, a leading specialised fiduciary and fund services provider.
Alasdair joined Maples and Calder in Hong Kong in 1999 before moving to the Cayman Islands office in 2001. He was elected as a partner in 2004. Alasdair previously worked for Clifford Chance in London and Hong Kong.
Alasdair has been recommended by Chambers Global, Legal 500, IFLR1000 and Who's Who Legal.
Edinburgh University, Scotland, UK (Hons)
Alasdair is President of the Cayman Islands Law Society.
1996 - Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (does not practise as an English solicitor)
1997 - Admitted as a solicitor in Scotland (does not practise as a solicitor in Scotland)
1998 - Admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong (does not practise as a solicitor in Hong Kong)
2001 - Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands
2008 - Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland (does not practise as a solicitor in Ireland)