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
Specializing in Energy & Infrastructure Advisory
Areas of Expertise
ENERGY & INFRASTRUCTURE ADVISORY
DEBT & EQUITY RAISING
Mayflower Capital Limited (“MayCap” or “MayCap Advisors”) 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 30 years of fund-raising experience from diverse sources such as local and international commercial banks, Export Credit Agencies, Developmental Finance Institutions, and capital markets.
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 Africa, Asia, Middle East and Europe. 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 was Regional head, Project & Export Finance-West Africa for Standard Chartered Bank, London and head of Power and Infrastructure EMEA for ANZ Investment Bank, London.