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Stephen helps innovative financial services firms navigate complex regulation.
Stephen acts for provides specialist financial services regulatory advice to fintech companies, funds, and investors. Highly capable in leading firms through the regulatory perimeter, the commercial route to market, and the particular corporate requirements of regulated firms.
He has experience in authorisations, appointed representatives, change of control, crowdfunding, P2P, payment services, e-money, insurance distribution, operational resilience and wind down planning.
He joined MBM after six years with Medici Legal, a specialist fintech practice he founded. Prior to that acted as general counsel at Braveheart Investment Group and as a corporate lawyer for Maclay Murray & Spens.
Stephen enjoys cycling and walking with the family. He has acted as an elite rugby match official, including at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games in 2014, and international Touch referee.