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No Venezuelan restructuring until Maduro is gone, opposition adviser Buchheit says

By Declan Bush

23 May 2019

Lee Buchheit, a retired Cleary Gottlieb partner and sovereign debt specialist, says Venezuela cannot restructure its more than US$150 billion debt until President Nicolás Maduro leaves office.

No Venezuelan restructuring until Maduro is gone, opposition adviser Buchheit says Venezuela's opposition government hopes to restructure its US$150 million debt. (Credit: iStock.com/Jorge Villalba)