Alan Marquard

Alan Marquard
Chief Strategy & Development Officer
Alan Marquard joined CLS as Chief Legal Officer in March 2013 and was General Counsel from March 2015 to January 2017. He is based in London.

After playing a leading role in formulating CLS’s corporate strategy and having executive responsibility for the Compression business, Alan was appointed Chief Strategy and Development Officer in November 2015, with responsibility for corporate strategy and planning, product strategy and management, relationship management and Asia. Alan was appointed Chief Executive Officer of CLS Aggregation Services in December 2015. Before joining CLS, Alan spent three years at Barclays as Managing Director, General Counsel of Absa Capital, the Barclays subsidiary responsible for Barclays’ Corporate and Investment Banking in Africa, and Absa Wealth. Prior to Absa Capital, Alan held several senior roles at Dresdner Kleinwort, including ultimately Global Head of the Transaction Legal Team. In addition, Alan previously worked in legal roles at Lehman Brothers International Europe, Clifford Chance, London, and in private practice in South Africa.