Managing Director – Asia, Australia, & the Offshore Jurisdictions
Mr. Makridakis leads Delta’s business in Asia, Australia, and the offshore jurisdictions, including the Cayman Islands, BVI and the Channel Islands. Mr. Makridakis works out of the firm’s Hong Kong office.
Prior to joining Delta, Mr. Makridakis was Managing Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution & Insolvency of the Hong Kong office of offshore law firm Carey Olsen. Mr. Makridakis’ legal practice focused on insolvency, restructuring, commercial litigation and arbitration (including fraud, asset tracing, professional negligence and directors’ duties claims). Mr. Makridakis has particular expertise in relation to distressed investment funds and multijurisdictional corporate structures spanning offshore law jurisdictions, and the USA, PRC, UK, and Europe.
Mr. Makridakis was first admitted to practice law in 2001 in Queensland, Australia. He attained distinction levels in the Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia (IPAA) advanced insolvency course. Mr. Makridakis practiced Cayman Islands law dating back to 2008 when he started his career with Walkers Global in the Cayman Islands.
University of Queensland, JD; Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland, Australia.