Stephen has over eight years insolvency experience working in New Zealand and the UK. Most recently he has specialised in complex, multi-jurisdictional insolvency and asset recovery appointments, often involving fraud.
Stephen regularly leads teams working with stakeholders and legal advisers to formulate claims (often utilising the insolvency powers in bankruptcy or liquidation proceedings), execute a recovery strategy and return value to creditors through the realisation of dissipated assets.
Stephen has led investigations across a number of jurisdictions, including Europe, Russia and the CIS, various offshore financial centres, Africa, USA, New Zealand and the Middle East.
- LLB, Bcom
- ICAEW Insolvency Certificate
- Member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ)
- Admitted Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand (non-practicing)
- Member of Restructuring & Insolvency Turnaround Association New Zealand (RITANZ)