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Victoria Hewitson

Senior Associate Corporate & Finance

Hewitson Victoria

Victoria Hewitson
Hewitson Victoria
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Victoria Hewitson is a senior associate in the firm's International Debt Capital Markets group. She has experience in a variety of public and private transactions having advised arrangers, originators, sponsors and investors on asset backed financings and securitisations of various asset classes including automotive receivables, trade receivables, SME loans, residential and commercial mortgages and student loans.

Representative experience

Advising Merrill Lynch International, as arranger, and the JLMs on the first STS-designated €350m Irish residential mortgage backed securitisation with Finance Ireland.

Advising major European and global banks on the establishment of a multi-jurisdiction securitisation of trade receivables and amendments to existing trade receivables transactions.

Advising a US hedge fund on the establishment of a warehouse facility with senior & mezzanine funding and refinancing of existing intra-group indebtedness in respect of a UK equipment leasing company.

Advising the UK government on the second securitization of a £3.8 billion portfolio of income contingent repayment student loans.

Advising the senior lender on a private forward sale transaction of UK automotive hire purchase receivables.

Advising the senior lender on a new Series issue under an established Programme and a simultaneous pre-funding facility agreement.

Advising the lender on a secured credit facility backed by a portfolio of UK residential and commercial mortgage receivables.

Advising the UK government on the first securitisation of a £3 billion portfolio of income contingent repayment student loans.

Advising Crédit Agricole and Stormharbour Securities as joint lead managers in respect of a PLN 1.8 billion securitization of Polish lease receivables.

Advising Ford Credit Europe in respect of Globaldrive (UK) Variable Funding 2017 plc, a £1.6 billion securitization of auto loans.


  • Legal Practice Course (Distinction), BPP University Law School, 2014
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP University Law School, 2013
  • BA (Hons) History, University of Warwick, 2011
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Solicitor, England and Wales