Based in Vienna, Ioana is a Cambridge University Law graduate. She completed the Legal Practice Course with a focus on Finance and M&A and is completing her studies for an LL.M in Commercial Law at BBP University.
Prior to joining Speedinvest as a legal assistant, she gathered valuable work experience in a variety of legal areas, such as evaluating mergers for the Austrian competition authority or interning at a London “Magic Circle” law firm in their private equity department.
Ioana is currently obtaining the equivalent Austrian qualifications to her English law degree from the University of Vienna, which would enable her to hold the Mag. iur. title. Having gathered academic and work experience in two jurisdictions, Ioana is well equipped to support the Speedinvest legal team with their work on international transactions.
In her private time, Ioana enjoys watching reality TV and East-Asian rom-coms and has developed a passion for languages. She is extremely proficient in Mandarin and is fluent in Romanian, English and German.