Francesco Scebba | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Francesco Scebba

Associate, Milan

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Overview

Francesco Scebba is an associate in the Milan office and his practice focuses on financing transactions, restructuring, securitisations and acquisition finance. He also has significant experience in securitisations of receivables vis-à-vis public entities, factoring, assignment of receivables vis-à-vis public entities and general lending.

Prior to joining White & Case Francesco was an associate at another major international law firm.

Bars and Courts

  • Milan Bar

Education

  • JD, University of Milan, Italy

Languages

  • Italian
  • English
  • German

Experience

doBank S.p.A., as master servicer and special servicer, in connection with the securitisation of € 17.7 billion portfolio sold by UniCredit S.p.A. to Fortress and PIMCO.

Pitagora, as originator, and Banca IMI, as arranger, in connection with the take out of a securitization of consumer receivables, originated by Pitagora and assisted by the assignment of up to one fifth of the borrowers' salary or pension or by payment delegation, originally implemented by the special purpose vehicle Annette S.r.l. through the issuance of asset backed partly paid notes for a total value of €525 million.

Cassa di Risparmio di Asti and Cassa di Risparmio di Biella e Vercelli – Biverbanca, as originator and underwriter, and UniCredit, as arranger, in connection with a multi-originator revolving securitisation of fondiari mortgage loans, ipotecari mortgage loans and unsecured loans issued by Cassa di Risparmio di Asti and Cassa di Risparmio di Biella e Vercelli – Biverbanca to Italian SMEs, for a total value of around €1.2 billion.

Banca IMI, Citibank and Deutsche Bank, as arrangers and senior notes underwriters in connection with the securitization of (i) a €488 million portfolio of performing financial leasing and (ii) a €405 million portfolio of performing corporate loans of various nature, both originated by GE Capital Interbanca Group in relation to its acquisition by Banca IFIS S.p.A.

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena S.p.A., as originator, arranger and sole underwriter in connection with a securitisation of a portfolio of loans granted to Italian small and medium-sized enterprises for a total value of around €1.7 billion.

UniCredit in connection with the successful disposal of secured and unsecured non-performing shipping loans owned vis-à-vis an Italian shipping company to a primary international investment bank, for a total value of around USD 45 million.

UniCredit in connection with the successful disposal to a third party investor of secured non-performing corporate loans owned vis-à-vis a debtor incorporated in Spain and subject to insolvency procedure under Spanish law.

A primary financial institution in connection with the sale of 8 portfolios of secured and unsecured non-performing loans to Banca IFIS S.p.A. with an aggregate nominal value of approximately €413 million.

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, as originator, arranger and sole underwriter, in connection with a revolving securitisation of a portfolio of loans granted to Italian small and medium-sized enterprises for a total value of around €1.7 billion.