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Internationally recognised senior funds expert joins HDY

25 June 2015

Stephen Etkind appointed Partner to help grow investment practice.

Independent Australian commercial law firm Henry Davis York (HDY), has appointed investment funds and regulatory expert, Stephen Etkind, Partner, in the firm’s Investments practice.

Stephen is a leading funds management advisor across the corporate and financial service sector, and a former long serving head of the firm's Investment and Financial Services team.

He has a well-established global referral network with international law firms as well as international funds management businesses, and is ideally positioned to help HDY's investment practice significantly grow and deepen their client base.

Commenting on Stephen's appointment, Head of HDY's Investments practice, Nikki Bentley, said: "We are delighted that Stephen is joining us at HDY. Stephen has a strong industry profile and is recognised as a leading practitioner amongst peers, clients and the peak industry body for investments and funds."

Commenting on his appointment, Stephen said “I’m excited about joining HDY. What attracted me to HDY was the opportunity to help the existing investment funds team expand, the team's current capability, and the firm's culture."

Stephen Etkind is currently a funds partner at Minter Ellison and will join HDY on 1 July 2015.


For further information contact:

Glenn Taylor
Head of Communications
Henry Davis York
61 2 9947 6568
61 408 939 226