July 6, 2022

GLAS Adds Experienced Digital and Business Strategist Farry Firoozieh as Chief Technology Officer

LONDON, 6 July 2022 — GLAS is pleased to announce that Farry Firoozieh has joined the firm as Board Director and Chief Technology Officer. This addition signals the firm’s continuing commitment to fostering technological innovation that optimises processes, enhances digital experiences and better serves the ever-evolving needs of clients. Firoozieh brings extensive knowledge of technology, […]

June 7, 2022

Seasoned Transaction Manager Anny Hansen Joins GLAS USA

JERSEY CITY, NJ (June 7, 2022) — GLAS is pleased to welcome Anny Hansen to the firm as Vice President for its New York-based transaction management team. Her arrival marks a key addition to an already robust team that serves as a leading independent provider of institutional debt administration services in the U.S. market. Hansen […]

GLAS Team, New York
May 11, 2022

Leading Global Institutional Debt Administration Firm GLAS Receives Strategic Investment from Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

LONDON (May 11, 2022) GLAS, the leading independent provider of institutional debt administration services, is pleased to announce it has received a strategic investment from leading mid-market private equity firm Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Headquartered in London, GLAS has more than 180 employees across its global offices […]

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May 4, 2022

Veteran Restructuring Attorney Irena Goldstein Joins GLAS USA

JERSEY CITY, NJ – (May 04, 2022) — Reinforcing its position as the leading provider of institutional debt administration services in the U.S. market, GLAS is pleased to welcome Irena Goldstein to the firm as Senior Legal Counsel. Goldstein brings more than three decades of experience advising clients on complex and high-profile restructurings in the […]

GLAS Team, New York
March 10, 2022

Anticipating a Restructuring Wave: Q&A with Three GLAS Senior Leaders

The evolving pandemic recovery, inflation worries and preparations for rising interest rates around the globe have debt market participants weighing the likelihood of a wave of restructuring activity in H2 2022. Three senior women at GLAS—Group President Mia Drennan, Head of EMEA Joanne Brooks, and Senior Transaction Manager Katie Lacey—sat down to discuss what’s ahead […]

GLAS Team, Restructuring
March 7, 2022

GLAS Promotes Simon Schiff to Head of Legal, UK

LONDON, 7 March 2022 — GLAS is pleased to announce that Simon Schiff has been appointed Head of Legal, United Kingdom. In his new role, Schiff will lead a team of lawyers in the UK and liaise with the broader GLAS legal team across the globe to refine the firm’s legal offering for clients. GLAS’s […]

GLAS Team, London
October 1, 2021

GLAS Continues Streak of Excellence; Wins at Alt Credit Awards for 6th Consecutive Year

Firm honoured with ‘Best Middle Office Services’ award, recognizing its best-in-class client service September 2021 GLAS announces with great pride that it has been recognised by Alt Credit as the ‘Best Middle Office Services’ firm at the 2021 Alt Credit European Performance and Services Awards award ceremony. This is the sixth year in succession which […]

September 7, 2021

GLAS Shortlisted for Alt Credit Best in Class Client Service Awards

September 2021 GLAS are delighted to be shortlisted for three categories in this year’s Alt Credit European Service Awards: ‘Best debt/loan administrator’, ‘Best middle office services’ and ‘Best administrator – overall’. Group President and Co-Founder, Mia Drennan, said, “We are thrilled to by shortlisted, particularly given the challenges of the pandemic. The team continue to […]

Client Services, GLAS Team
September 6, 2021

GLAS continues rapid expansion adding a number of new joiners to the GLAS family

September 2021 GLAS are thrilled to welcome a number of new joiners across our global business! Mia Drennan, GLAS Group President and Co-Founder, says, “As the leading independent debt administrator, we continue to attract and hire exceptional talent across all our geographies to join our global team and join our fast growing dynamic business.” In […]

June 21, 2021

GLAS Announces Retirement of CEO Steven Hodgetts

June 2021, London Steven Hodgetts advised the GLAS Board of Directors in early Spring that he planned to retire on 1st September 2021, after stepping down as CEO in April 2021. Hodgetts will transition to Non-Executive Director for several group companies. Co-Founders Mia Drennan and Brian Carne will continue to run the firm together. Drennan, […]

May 11, 2021

GLAS Expands its Secondary Loan Closing Offering

At GLAS we are always trying to find ways to provide value add to our Client base. With that in mind, we have expanded our Loan Closing services which are fast becoming a natural choice for our Clients. Our Loan Closing Desk offers comprehensive closing services to efficiently and effectively close loan trades, drawing upon […]