Eight Advisory has assisted Geogas LNG as financial advisor, in the structuring of the financing of LNG vessels.

25 November 2019

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Eight Advisory has assisted Geogas LNG as financial advisor, in the structuring of the financing of LNG vessels.

DIF Capital Partners, through its DIF Core Infrastructure Fund I (“DIF CIF I”), has contributed to the financing of a French company, together with Japanese shipowner NYK, Geogas Maritime, DIF Capital Partners and Access Capital Partners, designed to hold and operate a fleet of five to-be-built LNG vessels.

The five 174,000 cbm vessels will be built by leading South Korean shipyards and equipped with state-of-the-art LNG fuelled propulsion technology. The first ship is expected to be commissioned in in April 2020. All five ships will operate under the French flag.

Eight Advisory team was composed of Lionnel Gerard and Erwann de Kermadec.


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Eight Advisory is a European company, based in France, UK, Belgium, the Nederlands and Germany and is also the founding member of Eight International a network composed of independent partners located in 20 countries throughout Europe, the Americas, Asia & Oceania.