International & Complex Situations

International & Complex Situations

International Complex Situations: Quantuma is an independent restructuring boutique providing not just restructuring advice, but also forensic and insolvency services. The rationale for creating the boutique was to avoid increasing conflict situations, particularly as the restructuring markets become significantly more international. Emerging markets frequently use offshore service centres such as; the Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands, and Cyprus. The ability to quickly grasp the economic uncertainties that corporates can experience means that professionals need to provide robust independence with a proven knowledgeable background as to the complexities that multi-jurisdictional restructurings frequently give rise to.

The Quantuma team believe in a partner-led, hands-on approach. The broad experience that the partner team has of international insolvency means we are ideally placed to provide you with independence, efficiency, and detailed contingency planning advice. We are trusted restructuring specialists to many private equity Houses and international law firms. Our partners, many of whom are from top international accountancy firms, have exceptional skills and experience and a real understanding of sector expertise. They are in a position to fully comprehend clients’ difficulties, stakeholders’ expectations and are results-driven.

The firm has a number of alliances, and will often work with like-minded independent boutiques to provide seamless collaborative services to the client.

Globalisation of the world’s trading markets has given rise to significant legal decisions and challenges in dealing with intricate multi-jurisdictional groups of companies. The Quantuma team have significant experience in many of the high profile insolvencies in recent years, including; Madoff Securities International Ltd, Pioneer Freight Futures Company Ltd, Projector SA Ltd and a complex group of affiliated companies known in litigation as ‘the Arena Group’. The partners have been granted appointment recognition in a number of offshore financial jurisdictions including; Hong Kong, Singapore, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, the USA, Belize and Luxembourg. Additionally, they often work in local offshore centres such as; Jersey Islands, Guernsey Islands and the Isle of Man.