Craig Webster has served as a director at Microvast since 2012. Previously, Mr. Webster worked with the Ashmore Group, a dedicated Emerging Markets investment manager, holding positions as General Counsel (2007-2010) and Global Head of its Special Situations Funds (2013-2018).
During his time at Ashmore, he was a member of the firm’s investment committees for its special situations funds and Latam Infrastructure Fund. He also served as a non-executive director for BTS Group, a company listed on the stock exchange of Thailand, and Petron Corporation, a company listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange.
Mr. Webster holds a BA in Marketing from the University of Stirling and the CPE and LPC qualifications from the College of Law (York). He qualified as a lawyer with DLA (now DLA Piper) in 1998, and then worked as a lawyer specializing in cross-border M&A and corporate restructurings with Weil, Gotshal & Manges (1998-2003).