Shane has more than 25 years' experience in banking, finance, structured finance (including securitisations) and securities law. He has particular experience in advising licensed trustee companies in all areas of the corporate trustee role, including retail, wholesale, listed and unlisted debt issues, establishing and administering managed investment schemes and securitisation structures. Shane also assisted the Trustee Corporations Association of New Zealand with their submissions on the new Trusts Act 2019. For three years (up to November 2021) Shane moved into the challenging world of corporate governance and the role of Company Secretary at Bank of New Zealand, during which time he qualified as a chartered company secretary.
Shane was previously at Buddle Findlay for 23 years (including five years as a partner) and from late 2021 has returned to what he describes as his work 'home'.
Advising the trustee
on the establishment and administration of the ASB investment funds
Advising the trustee and security trustee
on the establishment and administration of various non-bank lender residential mortgage securitisation structures
Acting for the trustee and security trustee
in relation to a motor vehicle receivables securitisation structure
Acting for the bond trustee
in relation to bond issues by a listed property trust
Acting for the supervisor
on the establishment of a Sharia law compliant KiwiSaver scheme
Advising the Trustee Corporations Association of New Zealand
in relation to their submissions regarding the Trusts Act 2019