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Harneys advises DXC Technology on US$2 billion acquisition of Luxoft Holding Inc.
Corporate

Harneys advises DXC Technology on US$2 billion acquisition of Luxoft Holding Inc.

Harneys are delighted to have advised DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) on its successful acquisition of Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE:  LXFT), the global digital strategy and software engineering firm by way of statutory merger under the BVI Business Companies Act. At USD2 billion, this represents the largest ever (by value) take private of a British Virgin Islands publicly listed company.
Harneys launches BVI Economic Substance Classification Solution
Regulatory and Tax

Harneys launches BVI Economic Substance Classification Solution

Harneys are proud to announce the creation of the BVI Economic Substance Classification Solution, designed by our industry leading lawyers to deliver concise and effective legal advice. The innovative solution has been designed to assist clients in light of the Economic Substance legislation and is provided at a flat fee. It is accessible through an online platform which clients can access at their convenience.
Tanya Cassie-Parker appointed as new managing partner

Tanya Cassie-Parker appointed as new managing partner

Harneys has announced that British Virgin Islands’ Managing Partner Colin Riegels will step down on 30 June 2019 to return to full time academia. Partner Tanya Cassie-Parker will become the new BVI Managing Partner from 1 July 2019.
Senior transactional partner relocates to BVI
Banking and Finance

Senior transactional partner relocates to BVI

Harneys is pleased to announced that Ellie Crespi has relocated to its BVI office. Ellie was formerly based in Hong Kong where she was a partner in the Banking and Finance practice group.  Ellie has a wide range of experience in corporate finance transactions and restructuring.  She joined Harneys in 2013 from Allen & Overy, and is qualified in the BVI, Hong Kong and England and Wales (non-practising).