Kirstie joins Begbies Traynor from Landsbanki Commercial Finance, where she worked in asset based lending. She was also previously part of Baker Tilly’s business recovery team.
Mark Fry, regional managing partner, south east division, said: “We are pleased to welcome Kirstie to our team in London. Her experience in the asset-based lending market will benefit our clients greatly at a time when we’re seeing debt leveraged companies requiring a combination of restructuring, funding and insolvency solutions.”
Commenting on her reasons for joining Begbies Traynor, Kirstie said “It is an exciting time to be working within the restructuring market, and I look forward to bringing my experience and knowledge to Begbies Traynor’s clients and teams.”
Kirstie joined Begbies Traynor in February 2009 after spending 3 years with Landsbanki Commercial Finance, where she was responsible for sourcing and structuring pan-global Asset Based Finance transactions (deal values £5-50m per transaction). Prior to that Kirstie spent 8 years at Baker Tilly in the recovery and insolvency team, during which time she qualified as an Insolvency Practitioner in 2003. Kirstie has extensive knowledge and experience of the insolvency, private equity and asset based lending markets and has a wide range of contacts and business relationships which she has developed during her career.