Steven Manning

Steven Manning

Chief Executive Officer – WPS

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Steven Manning joined Walkers Professional Services' Cayman Islands office in July 2015 where he is the head of the Walkers Fiduciary Limited. 

Steven is a director to a number of asset finance and structured finance special purpose vehicles, including middle market and BSL CLOs, CRE CLOs, TruPS, Risk Retention financing vehicles, insurance related products, TRS vehicles, private wealth investments, Dubai SPCs and sukuk vehicles. He is also a director on a number of bespoke structured transactions. Steven meets regularly with asset managers, banks, onshore counsel and trustees to design and implement solutions to various regulatory matters in the structured finance space and to advise on solutions to ensure compliance with FATCA/CRS, Beneficial Ownership Regime, AML regimes, and CbC reporting. Steven also offers a number of solutions to issues arising in end of life scenarios with worthless and illiquid assets.

Prior to joining Walkers Professional Services, Steven worked with another leading fiduciary services provider in the Cayman Islands where he had responsibility for bringing the structured finance portfolio into compliance with US and UK FATCA and managing a number of regulatory matters internally to include EMIR, ISDA Protocols and the Volcker Rule. Prior to this he acted as a tax advisor with a 'Big 4' accounting firm in Ireland for over five years specialising in international tax in the banking, insurance, aircraft leasing and renewable energy industries.

Irish Tax Institute; Chartered Tax Adviser
Chartered Accountants Ireland;Chartered Accountant
LIA Ireland; Qualified Financial Adviser
University College Cork, Ireland; Bachelor of Commerce Degree (1st Hons)