Nacala Railroad Project, Mozambique and Malawi

Mr. Abhay Ketkar / MayCap acted as the Project Management Officer (PMO) for USD 5 billion landmark Nacala Corridor Railway and Port Project, an integrated and transformative infrastructure project supporting growth along a regional corridor shared by Mozambique and Malawi.

The transaction won the ‘Infrastructure Deal of the Year’ by African Banker, the ‘Logistics Deal of the Year’ award by Project Finance International, and the African Transport Deal of the Year award by IJ Global.” 



Mr. Felipe Aigner

Global Head-Treasury & Corporate Finance 

Vale, Brazil


Specializing in Energy & Infrastructure Advisory


Areas of Expertise

Energy & Infrastructure Advisory



Financial Advisory

Financial Modelling
Transaction Structuring
Bid Advisory


Debt & Equity Raising


MayCap Advisors (or simply “MayCap”) is a specialised energy and infrastructure project and corporate finance advisory firm headquartered in the UK.


MayCap specializes in the energy and infrastructure sectors in the emerging markets with specific focus on Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. MayCap provides independent and unbiased advisory services to private and public sector companies, utilities and governments on matters relating to transaction structuring, commercial risk allocation, financial structuring, and finance raising. The sectors covered range from upstream oil and gas to downstream petrochemicals, electricity generation, water, transportation and telecommunications.


MayCap team has over 75 years of fund-raising experience from diverse sources such as local and international commercial banks, Export Credit Agencies, Developmental Finance Institutions, and capital markets.


Founder & Managing Partner

Abhay Ketkar

Abhay has more than 25 years of financial advisory, structuring and lead arranger experience in international project finance. Throughout his investment banking career, Abhay has worked extensively on energy and infrastructure sector corporate and project financing transactions across Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. His experience involves commercial and financial advisory and structuring work with public and private sector entities on transactions involving Export Credit Agencies, Developmental Finance Institutions, international and local commercial banks, capital market issuances, and Public (Government) Ministry and/or Agencies.


Prior to founding MayCap, Abhay held senior positions in premier international financial institutions such as Standard Chartered Bank and ANZ Investment Bank, London.




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