Nick WoodPartner at Grant Thornton (UK)
Nick is a partner within Grant Thornton’s insolvency practice, which is the largest contentious insolvency team worldwide. The team have received a host of accolades including ‘Asset Recovery Expert Firm’ by ACQ5 Law and Who’s Who Legal awards. The team have recovered over £3billion of hidden and misappropriated assets over the previous 8 years.
Nick specialises in insolvency, asset tracing and recovery. He has over 25 years’ experience in tracing and recovering assets from a number of jurisdictions including, Caribbean, Far East and EMEA countries, the main offshore financial centres, Russia and the USA. Nick is recognised in his field as a ‘Thought Leader’ and ‘Asset Recovery Expert’ in Who’s Who Legal Expert awards for consecutive
years. Nick has been appointed as Receiver by the Court to safeguard and recover assets in a variety of different situations, using both civil and criminal legislation. Internationally he has been appointed as Receiver by the Courts of Antigua, Bermuda, BVI, Nevis, Jersey, Cayman Islands and Delaware.
Recently he has been involved in insolvency and asset recovery assignments in India, Africa and the Middle East, acting for state and commercial banks on their non-performing loan portfolios.
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