George Jacobs, Principal

Executive Summary

George has 35 years’ experience of a wide range of insolvency and advisory assignments, with a particular emphasis on litigation, cross border and complex insolvencies. His major recent projects have involved insolvencies with UK, Channel Islands, US, German and African operations. George brings a strong analytical and strategic perspective to bear on all his assignments and is focussed on optimising outcomes for clients and stakeholders, often by way a carefully planned litigation strategy.

His recent assignments include: administration of litigious Guernsey headquartered African mining group, liquidation leading to recovery of funds misappropriated by the owner/director of a financial services company, contentious administration of the estate of high net worth deceased individual, provisional liquidation of a hotel operator in the Balkans resulting from a shareholder dispute, as well as previous involvement in several high profile insolvencies including Lehman, Maxwell Communications, MG Rover and Nortel.