Admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales since 2014, Alexander Tompkins is counsel within Gide's structured finance and securitization team in London.
He acts for financial institutions, commodities traders, Fintech companies and a range of corporates on their securitisation, structured finance, receivables financings and trade finance transactions. He works on trade receivables securitisation transactions and receivables financings across Europe and in North America, and complex end-to-end business trade financing and refinancing arrangements. Alexander also works on trade finance transactions involving bills of exchange, bills of lading and promissory notes, including in the context of export financing and funded and unfunded participation programmes.
Alexander advises Fintech companies on establishing new receivables sale products, including the digitisation of receivables-backed financings and platform-based lending. Lastly, Alexander is involved in a number of collateralised loan obligation (CLO) transactions.
He is the co-author of the "UK Trends & Developments" chapter of the Chambers Securitisation 2023 guide.