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WFW deal named Export Credit Deal of the Year at Airfinance Journal’s 2016 Deals of the Year Awards

13 April 2017

WFW is delighted to announce that the Sun Express Exim-French Lease Deal that the firm advised on has won Export Credit Deal of the Year at Airfinance Journal’s 2016 Deals of the Year Awards.

The WFW Paris team led by Finance Partner Charles Viggers, supported by Tax Partner Romain Girtanner and Associates Lamia Benzine, Adrien Altomare, Sébastien Hoff and Marie Lesschaeve advised the Export-Import Bank of the United States (“Ex-Im Bank”) on the French law aspects of its support for BNP Paribas’ enhanced lease financing of 5 x B737 aircraft for THY and Lufthansa’s joint venture SunExpress.

The 2016 Deals of the Year awards will take place at the New York Marriot Marquis on 17 May 2017.