Tonesan Amissah is the Managing Director of Appleby Global Services (Bermuda) Ltd and a former partner of Appleby (Bermuda) Limited, where she practiced within the corporate department as a member of the corporate finance and funds and investment services teams. Having joined Appleby as an associate in 1989, she became a partner in 1998 and has extensive experience in respect of the structuring, formation and day to day operations of a wide range of investment vehicles, including mutual funds, hedge funds, unit trusts, private equity, segregated account companies, partnerships, and master/feeder structures. In her practice, Tonesan also focused on other debt and equity financings, bond issues, project finance, M&A transactions and the structuring and offering of listed securities.
Tonesan has had a long history of sitting on boards of Bermuda companies as an independent director and is a member of the Institute of Directors. She has been an accredited speaker for the Regulatory and Compliance Association since 2015 and has participated at a number of conferences and seminars.
Tonesan was ranked as a ´notable practitioner´ by IFLR1000 and consistently recommended, most recently in 2018 by Legal 500 Caribbean in the Banking, Finance and Capital Markets and Corporate and Commercial areas where clients have stated that she gives "sensible advice."