Camilla Spielman

Profession

Legal Director

Biography

Camilla has provided tax advice to the Financial Services Group since 1990. She has wide experience of advising on the taxation of all types of investment funds and in particular advises fund management groups on new product development.

Camilla's UK work includes the tax structuring for authorised unit trust and OEIC launches and reconstructions, for both securities and property funds. She also advises on unauthorised funds, including exempt unauthorised unit trusts. Offshore, she advises on the structuring and restructuring of traditional and alternative funds, both open and closed-ended.

Recently, Camilla has worked on the launch and seeding of the Royal London Asset Management UK property authorised contractual scheme with a PAIF feeder. She has acted as sole or lead tax adviser in relation to most existing authorised contractual schemes and PAIFs, as well as on the only PAIF merger to date.

Camilla has contributed chapters to Tolley's Taxation of Collective Investment, IBFD online publication on Investment Funds and Private Equity as well as articles to journals. She has been involved in many industry initiatives including the development of PAIFs and authorised contractual schemes. She is a member of The Investment Association and Association of Real Estate Funds’ tax committees.