Managing Director, Global Head of LNG Shipping and Offshore
SOCIETE GENERALE London
SG's Global Head of Shipping Finance since 2004. Responsible for the banks' growth within structured Shipping and Offshore Finance, managing teams in Paris, London, Hong Kong and Sao Paulo.
Over 20 years experience in structured asset based financing. Wide experience across the traditional industrial shipping, LNG Shipping and oil and gas sectors. Acted as both principal, arranger and advisor on a variety of international structured finance transactions, including leasing, lease restructuring, export finance, project and corporate financings for leading global shipping and offshore clients.
Experience in capital market transactions across Industrial Shipping, LNG and Offshore sectors including investment grade project bonds placed with US institutional investors through to high yield bonds for Industrial Shipping clients and equity raising.
Experience in acquiring and selling loan portfolios, led successful portfolio deleveraging in 2012.
Associate Member of the Association of Chartered Treasurers (2003) having also graduated from Loughborough University of Technology with a BSC Honours in Sociology (1987).