Rasmus Berglund Senior counsel
Ras is senior counsel in the Macfarlanes remuneration practice. With more than 14 years' experience in London and New York, he specialises in all aspects of UK and international employee incentive arrangements.
Ras’ practice includes the design, implementation and operation of a wide range of employee share plans and executive remuneration arrangements as well as the treatment and negotiation of incentives in the context of corporate transactions.
He advises on all share plan-related matters including tax (individual and corporate), global compliance, trust and nominee arrangements, administration, data protection and employment issues. Ras has a particular focus on corporate governance and remuneration disclosure for listed companies and, having spent time on secondment with one the largest UK banks, also advises on UK and European remuneration regulation within the financial services sector.
Ras is a member of the Share Plan Lawyers Group and is qualified as a US Certified Equity Professional (CEP).