Adam Clenton is a senior associate in our financial regulation practice
Adam advises financial services clients on a range of regulatory, compliance and financial crime issues, with a particular focus on the asset management sector. His experience includes advising on regulatory governance, conduct and the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SMCR), the Market Abuse Regime (MAR), anti-money laundering rules, prudential and remuneration requirements, and complex multi-jurisdictional change in control issues.
Adam has particular experience advising UK, US and European fund managers on a wide range of regulatory issues related to the formation and operation of private investment funds, including authorisations, fund structuring and management 'upper tier' arrangements, cross-border fund marketing and distribution, the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) and collective investment scheme (CIS) issues.
Adam has spent time on secondment in the legal and compliance teams of two global alternative asset managers, and one of the UK's largest banks.