Aziz Ahmad Senior associate

Aziz advises asset managers, hedge funds and managed account platforms on a broad range of derivatives instruments and associated legal documentation and European regulation.

Aziz is experienced in advising and negotiating framework agreements for clients, in particular prime brokerage, ISDA, repo, stock lending, OTC clearing and exchange traded derivatives agreements. He also has experience drafting complex OTC derivatives transactions, including total return swaps and bespoke option contracts.

Aziz has completed a secondment to Man Group plc, where he negotiated various derivatives agreements for fund launches and assisted with repapering in-scope funds to comply with US and EU uncleared margin rules.

Aziz is Singaporean, and speaks fluent Malay.