Raghav SachdevaDirector, Structured Finance
Standard Chartered Bank
Raghav is based in New York, and is responsible for origination, structuring and execution of shipping finance transactions across the Americas with a focus on offshore oil and gas assets.
Select transactions in the FPSO sector include – USD 1 billion sale and leaseback of a floating production unit in Brazil; bridge loan for a USD 800 million limited recourse financing of an FPSO in Brazil; and a USD 1.7 billion refinancing of an FPSO/fleet of drillships. Other transactions include financings of drillships, pipe-laying vessels and offshore support vessels.
Raghav joined Standard Chartered Bank in 2009 and has experience across various teams including capital markets, financial markets, client coverage and commodities finance. Before joining the Bank, Raghav held positions with Lehman Brothers in London and ABN Amro Bank in India.
He has an MBA degree from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and a bachelors degree in Economics from St.Stephen’s College, Delhi. He is also a CFA charter holder.
12:00 PM FPSO Financiers’ Panel – Exploring Innovative Ways To Finance FPSO Projects In The Current Market Conditions
- Assessing the investment appetite for FPSO projects and what kind of financing alternative are available
- Successful debt restructuring: understanding the challenges and outlook ahead for offshore companies
- Risk Calculation: How do financiers calculate risk and can technical risk reductions be adequately reflected in contracts?