Amy has substantial experience advising borrowers, lenders, issuers and arrangers in a broad range of financial transactions, including:
- debt capital market transactions in the domestic, European and United States markets
- syndicated, club and bilateral loan facilities on a secured and unsecured basis
- property financings
- acquisition and private equity financings
- receivables financing and securitisation
In addition to her technical experience, clients appreciate Amy’s commercially focused and practical approach as well as her ability to manage complex transactions with multiple stakeholders. Amy completed a secondment at Jemena Limited in 2010 where she gained valuable in-house experience assisting Jemena on the establishment of their EMTN Programme and refinancing of debt facilities. Amy has also completed a secondment at National Australia Bank in late 2010 and early 2011 where she assisted with the implementation of the Personal Property Securities Act, including analysis of the impacts of PPSA, revisions to documentation and the development of system processes.
Amy’s recent experience includes:
- Melbourne Airport in relation to its US$4b EMTN programme and multiple note issues as well as multiple issues under its A$1.5b domestic MTN programme, a US private placement and its syndicated and bilateral bank facilities
- a superannuation property fund in refinancing their core bank facilities and additional facilities as well as the establishment of a master US private placement programme
- the bank group in relation to the demerged Coles Group’s initial standalone banking facilities
- a global bank providing multiple property financings for Melbourne and Canberra property developments
- a consortium comprised of Sankaty and Deutsche Bank on the acquisition and financing of GE’s commercial loan portfolio and a consortium comprised of KKR, Varde and Deutsche Bank on the acquisition and financing of GE’s consumer loan portfolio
Amy has completed a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne. Amy is admitted to practice as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria.