Daniel Russell - Senior Associate, Campbells Grand Cayman- Corporate Law


Daniel is a senior associate in our Corporate Department. He advises on British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands corporate transactions including series equity financing, restructuring, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, stock market listings and shareholder agreements. He also advises clients on a range of finance matters including advising on lending and taking security. Daniel represents fund managers and private equity firms on the structuring, formation, regulation and ongoing operation of investment funds across a wide array of asset classes. Daniel joined Campbells in 2018.


Work Highlights

  • Restructuring of OAS group, including establishment of BVI note issuing vehicle and issue of $175M Secured Notes and Brazilian Reais 725M Unsecured Notes
  • Series equity financing for Saavn Global Holdings, Ltd. involving investment from to fund strategic integration of Jio Music and Saavn Group in $1,000,000,000 transaction creating India’s largest platform for music and media
  • Establishment of, and ongoing advice regarding, BVI Professional, Approved and Private Investment Funds for Cross Border Investment Management

Qualifications and Admissions

  • LLB (with honours), University of Glasgow, Scotland 2000
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court (England & Wales) 2009 (non-practising)
  • Legal practitioner of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands) 2017
  • Attorney at Law, Cayman Islands, 2018

Prior Career History

  • Ogier
  • Nabarro (subsequently merged into CMS Nabarro Olswang)
  • Maclay, Murray & Spens (subsequently merged into Dentons)
  • Goldman Sachs

Professional Associations

  • Member, Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP)