Head of Sustainable Finance
Greg has twenty years of project and infrastructure finance banking experience in emerging markets, with a geographic focus on Sub Saharan Africa and a sectoral focus on infrastructure, oil and gas, energy and extractive industries. Greg has extensive experience sourcing, structuring and closing cross border project financing transactions through appropriate and tailored risk mitigation solutions and has successfully closed several high profile infrastructure finance debt, mezzanine and equity mandates with high profile clients.
Greg currently leads the global Energy and Infrastructure debt business for Standard Bank. The global team consists of 35 professionals across various geographies (London, Lagos, Nairobi, Kampala and Johannesburg). The business has an asset book of circa USD5bn with annual revenue exceeding USD160m and is primarily focussed on providing the full range of debt solutions to the banks client base across infrastructure, oil and gas and renewable energy. The business encompasses advisory, arranging as well as lending capabilities.
As of July 2021, Greg will step into his new role as Head, Sustainable Finance at Standard Bank Group where he will pursue further integration and alignment with Group SEE objectives and impact areas to create world class Sustainable Finance solutions across the business.
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