BTG Global Advisory Announces Further Offshore Expansion

Posted On: 28th January 2016
BTG Global Advisory Announces Further Offshore Expansion

KRyS Global appointed as alliance member for Cayman Islands

BTG Global Advisory, a leading international alliance of independent restructuring and financial advisory firms, is pleased to announce further expansion of its global reach with the appointment of KRyS Global, an international restructuring and insolvency firm with a focus on fraud investigation and dispute resolution firm based in the Cayman Islands.

KRyS Global was founded in 2007 and now has a team of over 65 professionals working from eight offices worldwide, predominantly situated in offshore financial centres but also with a presence in New York and London. KRyS Global provides a wide range of services including business advisory services, valuations, forensic technology services, cross border insolvency and restructuring and transition services.

KRyS Global’s appointment further increases the international reach of BTG Global Advisory, which launched on 1 June 2015 and now includes eight members across multiple jurisdictions:

Nigel Atkinson, Chief Executive of BTG Global Advisory, said:
"We are extremely pleased to welcome KRyS Global to our growing international alliance, as we work together to build a truly global network that allows clients to access specialist expert advice across all of the major business territories.”

“KRyS Global’s specialist expertise, international footprint and strong reputation will significantly enhance our offshore restructuring credentials and we look forward to working with the team going forward.”

Kenneth Krys, Executive Chairman of KRyS Global said:
“We are delighted to have joined BTG Global Advisory, one of the world’s largest independent specialist insolvency and restructuring practices. This partnership will further strengthen our international reach, allowing us to provide the complete range of our specialist services to clients globally.”

Posted By: Nigel Atkinson

Posted On: 28th January 2016

Nigel has 34 years corporate recovery and restructuring advisory experience. He joined the firm in 2003 and is based in the London office. Prior to joining, he was a partner at Deloitte and subsequently took up CRO positions at various companies undergoing restructuring.

Nigel has experience in many business sectors and he specialises in airlines/transport, property and construction, manufacturing, finance and leisure.

Some of his larger cases include Silverjet Plc, British Island Airways Plc, Courtney Pope Plc, Clares Equipment Holdings, Willaire Group Plc, Figurehead Finance Plc, Abingworth Plc, Edencorp Leisure Plc, Mowat Group Plc, Rush & Tompkins Plc, Danair and Alitalia.

Nigel was the Joint Editor of “Guide to Insolvency in Europe” published by CCH Editions.