Jess is a Director in Kinetic Partners’ Insolvency and Corporate recovery group and is based in the Cayman Islands. Jess has over 14 years of public practice experience with a focus on large complex cross border insolvencies within the financial services sector acquired while working in the UK, Cayman Islands, Australia, the US and throughout the Caribbean.
Prior to joining Kinetic in 2011, Jess worked for MaplesFS where he accepted appointments as director of numerous hedge funds and structured finance vehicles, as well as acting as voluntary liquidator to hundreds of Cayman Islands companies. Prior to joining MaplesFS, Jess was a Senior Manager at KPMG in the Cayman Islands between 2002 and 2008.
Jess has been involved in numerous insolvency engagements on behalf of lenders, company management, creditors and shareholders. Core industries covered have included asset management (hedge funds, PE funds, SPVs and offshore holding companies), insurance companies and banks.