Ross is Head of Investment Funds & Regulatory in the BVI office. He advises a number of the world's largest fund managers and institutions on all aspects of the formation, operation and restructuring of BVI investment funds as well as the impact of relevant financial services and securities laws.
Ross joined Harneys in January 2005 and became a Partner in 2008. Before joining Harneys, he practised in the corporate finance department at Hammonds LLP, England.
Ross is Chairman of the FSC's Securities, Investment Business and Mutual Funds Advisory Committee and a member of the Company Law Review Advisory Committee. Ross is the current secretary and former chairman of the BVI Investment Funds Association. In 2009/2010 he participated in a focus group set up by the Financial Services Commission to consult in relation to the Securities and Investment Business Act, 2010 and associated legislation.
Ross is one of the contributing editors to British Virgin Islands Commercial Law, Sweet & Maxwell, 2011
Ranked as a leading lawyer by Chambers Global for his leadership in the area of BVI investment funds.
Ranked as a leading lawyer by IFLR 1000.
Recommended by Legal 500.
Ranked by PLC Investment Funds Guide.
Ranked as a leading investment funds lawyer by Expert Guides, 2nd Edition.
Manchester University (BSc Hons) 1992
College of Law in Guildford, England (CPE) 1994, (LPC) 1995
Admitted as Solicitor in England & Wales 1998
Admitted in the British Virgin Islands 2005