Chaya is an Investment Manager in the Diligence Team, where she assesses the suitability of matters for Augusta’s funding. She has a broad range of experience in general commercial litigation, including banking and finance, fraud, insolvency and privacy. While her expertise lies in commercial litigation in English courts, she is familiar with litigation procedure in various other jurisdictions.
Prior to joining Augusta, Chaya was the Head of Litigation for the International markets at American Express. Chaya also spent 5 years in the Litigation and Investigations team at Barclays, where she advised on litigation involving complex financial instruments and managed regulatory investigations.
Chaya was called to the Bar in 2007 and is fluent in French.