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JAYLA PLACE, WICKHAM'S CAY 1, PO BOX 3190, ROAD TOWN, TORTOLA, VG1110, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Tel:
Work +1 284 393 4742
Fax:
Fax +1 284 494 7279
Email:
Web:
www.applebyglobal.com

Andrew Jowett

Tel:
Work +12843935316
Email:
Web:
applebyglobal.com
Appleby

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner

Career

Andrew Jowett is a partner in the Corporate and Regulatory BVI practice groups at Appleby. Andrew has extensive experience in corporate, banking and finance, and capital markets transactions, with particular emphasis on clients in the mining, oil and gas, energy, and natural resources sectors.

Andrew’s corporate practice involves advising a range of clients from large blue chip listed companies to small private companies on multi-jurisdictional mergers & acquisitions, public takeovers, IPOs, private placements, corporate reorganisations, joint venture arrangements, continuations, voluntary liquidations, shareholder rights, corporate governance, and directors’ duties.  Andrew’s banking and finance practice involves advising both large financial institutions and corporate borrower groups in relation to acquisition finance, asset finance, debt restructuring, security enforcement, insolvency, real estate finance, and project finance.

Andrew´s regulatory practice involves advising on fund formation, investment business and money services licensing, FinTech start-ups and joint ventures, and initial coin offerings (ICOs).

Member

Andrew is a member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada.

Education

College of Law, London (England)
Queens University (Canada)


British Virgin Islands

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Appleby is regularly instructed by major financial institutions to advise on secured syndicated facilities, project finance and asset-backed finance, including shipping and aircraft financing; the team also assists with capital markets deals and is experienced in derivatives. BVI managing partner Jeffrey Kirk is also the global head of the firm's Islamic finance practice group. Other recommended advisers include David Clark, who frequently acts for major European, US and Asian banks and multinationals on complex, cross-border financing structures; and Andrew Jowett, who is particularly focused on representing clients in the mining, oil and gas, energy, and natural resources sectors.

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Corporate and commercial

Within: Corporate and commercial

Appleby fields lawyers with substantial experience in M&A and restructuring and who have sector experience in energy and natural resources, infrastructure and insurance. The team advised a private equity and investment advisory firm on the regulatory aspects of the acquisition of a provider of specialist business services. BVI corporate department head Jeffrey Kirk advises on public and private M&A, capital markets, banking and finance, investment funds, private equity, (re)insurance and other corporate-related matters. The other key contacts are David Clark and Andrew Jowett.

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