Expertise

Robert is a managing associate in the Commercial Team and works on a broad range of commercial and regulatory matters. His clients include a range of regulated entities including banks, building societies, insurers, brokers and other intermediaries. He has a particular focus on advising on outsourcing arrangements and the distribution of insurance and other financial services products, including associated regulatory issues.

His recent experience includes:

  • advising Saga on the creation of its wealth management joint venture with Tilney Bestinvest
  • advising a FTSE 100 company on the separation of its IT network and associated transitional services arrangements, in the context of a government divestment
  • advising on the commercial and insurance aspects of the sale of Simplyhealth's private medical insurance business to Axa
  • advising a FTSE 100 bank on the transfer of its motor insurance book to another intermediary
  • advising a high street bank on its exit from a credit card servicing arrangement, including the ongoing arrangements in relation the management of PPI mis-selling claims
Education
  • College of Europe, Bruges – LLM European Legal Studies – 2006
  • BPP Law School – Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (LPC) – 2004
  • BPP Law School – Postgraduate Diploma in Law (CPE) – 2003
  • King's College London / London School of Economics – BA European Studies – 2001
  • Sciences Po, Paris – Diplôme du Programme International de Sciences Politiques et Sociales – 2000




Languages

French