Burges Salmon has appointed Martin Cook as its new Head of Fintech.
Prior to joining Burges Salmon, Martin was General Counsel and Group Company Secretary at WorldRemit, an international payments business.
Martin will join as a director and will sit within with the firm’s Funds and Financial Regulation team, working closely with colleagues in the firm’s Financial Services sector and Technology & Communications groups.
Martin comments: “I am hugely excited to be joining Burges Salmon’s highly regarded Funds and Financial Regulation team. With a focus on building the firm’s Fintech practice, I am looking forward to working alongside the wide range of highly experienced lawyers at Burges Salmon.
“I am also enthusiastic about building relationships with the firm’s impressive range of existing fintech, technology and financial services clients and working with other participants across these sectors in the future.”