Tobias Niehl is a Counsel in the investment management department of Loyens & Loeff in Luxembourg.
Tobias advises clients on matters concerning Luxembourg investment funds, management companies, AIFMs and related topics. This includes inter alia the creation and structuring of retail funds, Specialized Investment Funds and SICARs, and the approval procedures with the Luxembourg regulator.
Tobias has more than 15 years of experience in the financial sector. In particular, he spent almost ten years heading the legal teams at two Luxembourg companies that are both UCITS-compliant management companies and authorized AIFMs. He was thus involved in the implementation of UCITS III, IV and V and assisted one of the companies to manage German investment funds under the regimes of the UCITS Directive respectively under the AIFMD.
He is admitted to practice as Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer) in Koblenz and was admitted to List IV of the Luxembourg bar.
Law degree (Erstes Juristisches Staatsexamen), Universität Konstanz (Germany), 1998
Bar exam (Zweites Juristisches Staatsexamen), Saarbrücken (Germany), 2000