Tue May 25 CEST (5 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Tue May 25 9:00am - Tue May 25 10:30am
We have heard much about retrenchment in traditional bank lending and the preference for larger owners on the part of many of the banks that remain. Of course, markets find their way and new sources of capital have emerged – useful for all, but critical for small and medium sized owners. Here we highlight new entrants whose capital is meant to bridge the gap. Each will present their offering and discussion will follow.
Menno van Lacum – Green Shipping Fund
The Green Shipping Fund is a 400 million private debt fund that provides shipowner loans for new and existing vessels or retrofits that comply with our ESG criteria and lower their emissions in order to meet the IMO’s 2030 and 2050 goals and the EU Green Deal.
Torkell Vold – Partner / Investment Director –Storm Private Capital
Storm Private Capital is an Oslo based credit manager focusing on infrastructure related assets and operators in the ocean industries.
Ulrik Engelschiøn – Chairman, Viridis Kapital Viridis Kapital
is a leasing provider who specialise in financing of capital intensive equipment which is contributing to the green transformation.
Partner, Seward & Kissel, LLP