Infrastructure Upstream Lead, Asia and Pacific, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Victoria brings over 25 years of experience in infrastructure finance, M&A and structuring of infrastructure projects, with extensive private sector experience in water & wastewater, transport and solid waste sectors spanning Africa, Eastern Europe, Middle East and South and East Asia Pacific. She started her career at the law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London, Paris and Frankfurt, then as in-house international counsel at the utility company Veolia Environnement and prior to joining IFC, spent over 10 years with the World Bank. At IFC she leads a team focused on creating markets and developing a pipeline of bankable infrastructure projects in Asia.
She co-edited the book "International Project Finance and PPPs" (Kluwer/ Aspen Publishing) and has co-authored publications on private participation in infrastructure, incentive-based regulation and commercial finance.
Victoria holds an MA in law from Oxford University (UK).