Therium Appoints Stephen Akers to Lead its Global Insolvency Practice

Therium Group Holdings Ltd., a leading provider of litigation finance globally with over $800 million of assets under management, has appointed Stephen Akers to lead its insolvency funding practice, based in London, Litigation Finance Journal reported. Stephen is one of the world’s leading insolvency practitioners, with a career stretching more than three decades, in which he has worked on some of the most complex, multi-jurisdictional insolvency cases involving substantial litigation. He has considerable experience of litigating in not just the UK but also in New York, Paris, Cayman Islands, BVI, Bermuda, Jersey and Guernsey, involving cases that have successfully recovered or defended many billions of dollars. Stephen joins Therium from Grant Thornton where he was a partner for 16 years, following 15 years as a partner at Deloitte. Read more