Pip has extensive experience managing, and advising on, commercial claims in Australia and internationally.
She is a solicitor entitled to practice in all Australian jurisdictions (Commonwealth, State, and Territory).
Before joining Vannin Capital, Pip was a Partner of global law firm Baker McKenzie and head of the firm's Asia Pacific Risk and Crisis Management Practice Group.
Pip has gained extensive commercial and executive experience through her roles at Baker McKenzie and Vannin Capital, and she demonstrates considerable skill in understanding and influencing legal, business and financial risk.
During her time with Vannin Capital, Pip has worked with law firms, claimants, financial advisors, insolvency practitioners, experts and barristers in assessing claims for funding and, managing claims that Vannin has committed to fund. These claims include class actions and high-value commercial litigation and arbitration.
Pip holds a Bachelor of Laws, a Masters of Law from the University of Melbourne, is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Director of the Association of Litigation Funders of Australia Limited, a Graduate of the Chief Executive Women Leadership Program and, is a Certified Practicing Risk Associate with the Risk Management Institution of Australasia.
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