Thursday, June 04, 2009
Ince & Co Singapore appoints first Ship Finance Consultant
Singapore: Ince & Co has strengthened the team in its Singapore office with the appointment of Martin Brown as a consultant in the ship finance practice. ‘Singapore is a key market for ship finance not only within Asia but also worldwide and Martin’s appointment highlights Ince’s commitment to servicing clients in this area,’ the company said in a statement.
Brown has significant asset finance experience both in the shipping sector and in the energy and offshore industries and has been involved in a broad range of export credit, lending and leasing transactions. His experience includes FPSOs, rigs and other offshore assets.
Richard Lovell, Managing Partner, Ince & Co, Singapore said; ‘We are delighted to welcome Martin to the firm. Ince’s growing reputation for ship finance is well known and Martin’s experience strengthens the capabilities of our team in Singapore and Asia as a whole. Martin’s appointment enables us to add value to our shipping, offshore and banking clients.’
David Baker, global head of the ship finance group commented, ‘Shipping finance is a growing area of specialism for the firm and Martin’s appointment confirms our commitment to the Asian region and also strengthens our global footprint for the benefit of our international clients.’ [04/06/09]