Alexandra Simpson

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Alexandra is Counsel within the Corporate department. She specialises in Asset Finance and advises financiers, owners and operators on a range of international asset and structured finance transactions in respect of a number of different asset classes, particularly aircraft and vessels. Alexandra’s practice areas also include general banking and finance, subscription finance and general corporate matters.

Prior to joining Appleby, Alexandra was an associate in the Asset Finance team at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP in London, where her work focused on aviation and shipping finance with specific experience in the leasing of aircraft engines, the sale and leaseback of various aircraft and the financing of deepwater drillships and other commercial vessels.




Recent highlights include:

  • Acting for JP Morgan in connection with the US$39 million financing for the purchase of one Gulfstream G550.
  • Acting for the purchaser on the US$90,500,000 sale and purchase of one Airbus A319-115 aircraft.
  • Acting for the borrower in connection with a US$140 million facility to finance the acquisition of a majority stake in a major Colombian power company.



Alexandra graduated with a BA Hons from University College London, an MA from Bristol University and an LLM from Leeds University.


4 May 2022

Aircraft Financing – A Brief Guide to Cayman

Legal and administrative service providers in the Cayman Islands such as Appleby can offer aircraft ...

Contributors: Alexandra Simpson
9 Feb 2022 | News

Appleby team off to FFA’s Global Symposium 2022

Appleby is proud to be a gold sponsor of the Global Fund Finance Association (FFA) Symposium being h...

23 Sep 2021 | Deals

Appleby acts as Cayman Islands counsel in Caesers Entertainment’s acquisition of William Hill

Appleby Cayman acted as Cayman Islands counsel to the lead arrangers in connection with credit facil...


2 Feb 2022

Cayman Fund Finance team sponsors Women in Fund Finance luncheon

The Appleby Cayman Islands Funds Finance team looks forward to welcoming you to the FFA Global Sympo...

13 Sep 2021

Loans & Secured Financing in the Cayman Islands 2021

First published in Getting the Deal Through 2021. This practice guide provides topical analysis of L...

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