Ben is head of the funds group in Guernsey and has significant experience advising a variety of private and public funds.
Ben advises on the formation of all types of funds, including hedge funds, debt funds, property funds and private equity funds as well as downstream banking and finance transactions. He acts for a large number of the well-known private equity fund managers and is recognised as one of the most prominent investment funds lawyers in the Channel Islands by the Legal Media Group’s ‘Expert Guide’ on investment funds.
Ben is recognised by Legal 500 in their 'Hall of Fame' for Investment Funds advice based on consistently excellent client feedback. He is also consistently listed in the International Who's Who Legal of Private Funds Lawyers.
Ben qualified as an English solicitor in 1992 and practised in the City before joining Carey Olsen in 1999. Ben became an advocate in 2003 and has been a partner in the Guernsey office since 2003. Ben is also a member of Carey Olsen LLP which is the firm's London office.Recent Briefings