Marc Parrott

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Marc Parrott is a Partner in the Corporate Department of Appleby’s Hong Kong office, leading the Investment Funds practice. He specialises in advising all types of Cayman Islands, Bermuda and British Virgin Islands investment funds and their managers, with particular emphasis on private equity, venture capital and hedge funds. His clients include international and Asian financial institutions, listed and private asset management companies, and leading onshore law firms. He regularly advises in respect of fund formation, restructuring, and ongoing operational matters. He also advises institutional and high-net worth investors in relation to making investments into Cayman Islands, Bermuda and British Virgin Islands fund structures.

Marc has over 20 years of offshore and onshore experience, including having lived and practised in the Cayman Islands for approximately 8 years prior to relocating to Hong Kong in 2014. Prior to moving offshore, Marc obtained top-tier international transactional experience having practised in Australia with Freehills (now Herbert Smith Freehills), and in London with Linklaters.

Marc was admitted as a solicitor of each of the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia and the Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia in 1999 (non-practising). He was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales in 2003 (non-practising). He was first admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in the Cayman Islands in 2003 and most recently was admitted in the British Virgin Islands in 2016.

Marc has spoken, and participated in panel discussions at numerous fund industry conferences, including events organised by AIMA, HFM and the HKVCA. He has been involved in the China Working Group established by Cayman Finance, the body that represents the interests of the Cayman Islands financial industry overseas. Marc is also a member of The Law Society of England & Wales.

Teams

  • Investment Funds

Education

  • University of Adelaide (LLB)
  • University of Adelaide (BCom)

Updates

4 Nov 2021 | News

Hong Kong Partner Marc Parrott to speak at the HFM AsiaHedge Forum

The panellists will discuss the competitiveness of the current hedge fund environment and more.

13 Sep 2021

Cayman Private Fund Annual Return and Related Fund Entity Deadlines Extended (Final Extension)

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority issued a notice on 10 September 2021 advising that the filing ...

7 Sep 2021 | News

Appleby’s Hong Kong Office shortlisted for “Best Offshore Law Firm” at the HFM Asia Service Awards 2021      

The awards celebrate providers of services and solutions to the Asian hedge fund industry.

24 Aug 2021

The filing deadline for private funds annual return is coming soon – are you ready?

As part of their ongoing regulatory reporting requirements, CIMA registered private funds establishe...

14 Jul 2021 | News

Recent updates of the Cayman Islands Economic Substance Regime bring certain Partnerships into scope

On 30 June 2021, the Cayman Islands Government gazetted an amendment of the ES Schedule Regulations ...

9 Jun 2021 | News

Appleby’s Hong Kong office strengthens and expands its corporate team by welcoming investment funds specialist Marc Parrott as partner

Appleby welcomes Marc Parrott as Partner to lead the office’s Investment Funds practice.

Publications

30 Nov 2021 |

What challenges and opportunities will 2022 present for funds, private equity and venture capital?

Hong Kong Partner Marc Parrott attended two major funds industry events in Asia.

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