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WFW Chairman Nigel Thomas and Head of New York Daniel Rodgers moderate Offshore Asset Finance panel at Marine Money Brazil Offshore Finance Forum

25 October 2017

On 25 October, WFW Chairman and Partner Nigel Thomas and Partner and Head of WFW New York Daniel Rodgers moderated ‘The Offshore Asset Financing Market Today’ panel at the Marine Money Brazil Offshore Finance Forum held at the Copacabana Palace Hotel in Rio de Janeiro.

The panel discussed the challenges of and where opportunities exist for the financing of offshore oil and gas assets in today’s turbulent market. The panel members included Steve Hackett (Managing Director, Head Structured Finance Americas, Standard Chartered Bank); Sebastian Blum (Director, Maritime Industries, KfW IPEX-Bank GmbH); Trond Rokholt (Managing Director, DVB Corporate Finance, DVB Capital Markets LLC); Maurício Teixeira dos Santos (Partner, Souza, Cescon, Barrieu & Flesch Advogados); and Philippe Wulfers (Vice President, Ocean Industries, Offshore, DNB Bank ASA).