Cameron McKenna's Head of Africa jumps ship to US firm

Biggs is the third Camerons projects partner to leave for a US firm in just over six months. In August Martin Stewart-Smith and Paul Stock decided to jump ship for the London office of Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe.

Biggs is head of Camerons' African group and his departure will come as a blow to the firm as it restructures its management to boost its international expansion. He has masterminded the firm's African expansion, including the link-up with Cape Town's Canca Inc