Victoria Speers

Associate, London

Biography

Overview

Victoria Speers is an associate in the Firm's Capital Markets group in London. Victoria has experience on a range of debt and structured finance transactions, including assisting arrangers, sponsors, issuers and investors on collateralised loan obligations, whole-business securitizations, asset-backed financings and receivable financings as well as regulatory and other aspects of financing matters.

Victoria is currently on secondment in the Firm's New York office.

Bars and Courts
Solicitor, England and Wales
Education
Legal Practice Course
BPP Law School, London
BA
Jurisprudence
University of Oxford
Languages
English

Experience

Recent representations include:

  • Guggenheim Securities, LLC, as sole structuring advisor and sole book-running manager, along with Citigroup Global Markets Inc. as co-manager, in the issuance and sale of $550 million of asset-backed notes under a whole business securitization by Planet Fitness Master Issuer LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Planet Fitness Holdings, LLC.
  • Avis Budget Rental Car Funding (AESOP) LLC, a debt issuing vehicle and subsidiary of Avis Budget Group, Inc. in connection with various Rule 144A/Regulation S offerings of asset-backed notes.
  • Trafigura, one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading and logistics companies, on Phase 2 the world's first "true sale" commodities securitisation programme financing crude oil and refined metals inventories in jurisdictions across Europe, USA, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.
  • Over 15 EUR and USD CLO 2.0s, advising arrangers including JP Morgan, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BNP Paribas, Morgan Stanley, Greensledge and Credit Suisse.