Simon Recher | Luxembourg | Hogan Lovells

Simon Recher

Senior Associate Global Regulatory

Languages

French, English

Recher Simon

Simon Recher
Recher Simon
  • Overview
  • Experience
  • Credentials
  • Insights and events
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"Pierre Reuter and Simon Recher have proven very astute in listening to and understanding client needs. They made themselves easily available, allowing a close relationship, including when it involved co-ordinating with one of their foreign offices."

Legal500 2021

Simon Recher assists investment professionals with structuring and establishing investment vehicles either in regulated or unregulated form investing in various types of assets. He also advise his clients on all regulatory aspects in relation to the day-to-day management and operations of these funds.

His previous in-house position at a global asset manager in Luxembourg allows him to see legal aspects surrounding investment vehicles from various angles and makes his advice client-oriented.

Furthermore, Simon is also a member of the Hogan Lovells Luxembourg regulatory team having a focus on financial institutions but also on more specifics areas (such as space mining or blockain related questions).

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The team "has the upsides of a big law firm (reputation, network, high standards) while also showing the upsides of a small law firm (dedication to the client, humility, capacity to listen to the client’s needs and critics)."

Legal500 2021

Representative experience

Oquendo Capital, a Spanish asset manager, on their three Luxembourg based mezzanine capital Sicars.

Asset management arm of a large Swiss bank on their different Luxembourg real estate funds, including two infrastructure debt funds.

CNP Patrimoine regarding the acquisition, and subsequent sale, of the asset management platform Quality Insurance Services (QIS) which managed its French and Luxembourg insurance contracts.

Timberland Investment Resources regarding the launch of their first, Luxembourg fund in forestry.

Timberland Investment Resources on the setting-up their second investment vehicle in the form of a RAIF.

Timberland Investment Resources on the setting up their third Luxembourg fund (RAIF) compliant with article 9 of SFDR. 

Ace & Company on the full set up of a new Luxembourg investment vehicle, under the form a Reserved Alternative Investment Fund (RAIF), sponsored by the client.

M&G Real Estate on the launch of its open-ended European residential real estate fund, established in Luxembourg with UK-based portfolio and asset managers (in excess of €500m).

KGAL on the setting up and the first closing of KGAL's core plus European renewable fund ESPF 4 investing in renewable energy.

Credentials

Education
  • Master 2 in Banking and Financial Law, Université de Strasbourg, 2012
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Luxembourg
Memberships
  • Luxembourg Private Equity Association (LPEA) - Member of working group “Private Funds