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 and is author of the KPMG BVI Cross-Border Finance Guide. 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

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

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)