Chris Garrod

Conyers Dill & Pearman

Chris is a Director in the Corporate Department of Conyers Dill & Pearman Limited, working with commercial reinsurers, as well with cryptocurrency & token issuers using blockchain technology, forming Bermuda’s first digital token issuer in late 2017. He is also involved in all matters involving insurtech, regtech, and fintech. On the reinsurance front, he works with large commercial insurers, life reinsurers, captives, special purpose insurers and segregated account vehicles. He also generally advises on all aspects of Bermuda corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, reorganisations and re-domestications.

The Government of Bermuda’s Blockchain Task Force appointed Chris as a member of both its Blockchain Legal and Regulatory Working Group as well as its Blockchain Business Development Working Group in order to help develop proposed ICO legislation in Bermuda and the development of both electronic ID’s and a digital asset exchange.