Frank is the managing partner at Allen & Overy in Luxembourg and specialises in securities laws and capital markets regulation, including stock exchange listings. Clients include banks as well as corporate, institutional, supranational and sovereign issuers, which he advises on debt and equity transactions and structured finance transactions, including securitisation, structured products, covered bonds, IPOs, placements and buy-backs of securities, exchange offers, listing applications and ongoing obligations deriving from such listings. He has 15 years of experience in these areas.
Frank regularly holds conferences on securitisation and other capital markets topics in Luxembourg and abroad. He is a member of the securitisation working group of the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry and the securitisation working group and the financial markets committee of the Luxembourg Bankers’ Association. Frank is also a member of the Islamic Finance working group of Luxembourg for Finance (Luxembourg’s agency for the development of the Luxembourg financial centre) and has recently joined the High Committee of the Financial Centre (a committee set up by the Luxembourg Ministry of Finance aiming to modernise Luxembourg’s financial sector legislation).
He is an active member of our fintech task force, supporting clients from established financial institutions, incumbents and start-ups in developing innovative products.