**Head of Legal – Global Asset Manager (London or Luxembourg)**

  • Negotiable
  • Luxembourg
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Paragon Executive
  • 16 Oct 17 2017-10-16

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a highly regarded top tier global asset manager as a senior legal counsel based in their London or Luxembourg office.

**Head of Legal – Global Asset Manager (London or Luxembourg)**

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a highly regarded top tier global asset manager as a senior legal counsel based in their London or Luxembourg office.

You will be leading and joining a growing team, taking on a strategic function in continuing their European growth and will be afforded the opportunity to oversee a new team build-out. 

 The Role:

Providing strategic, regulatory advice to the product development team regarding overseas product launches

Acting as the point of contact for relevant regulators and external counsel

Advising senior management on upcoming regulatory developments impacting the business

Drafting and negotiating fund agreements

Representing the business at industry events and roundtables

Acting as the point of contact for legal with multiple internal business lines

The person:

EU qualified lawyer with 7 years’+ PQE

An excellent understanding of collective investment schemes and alternative investments essential

Ability to work autonomously and manage own workload

Prior experience facing off to overseas regulators would be beneficial but is not essential

Some European travel will be required

This is a great opportunity for a funds lawyer looking to join a truly global business, taking on more of a strategic, advisory function with the potential to be part of a new team build-out.

For a private and confidential conversation regarding this opportunity or any other legal opportunity, please contact Stephen Tierney in confidence on stierney@paragonexecutive.com.