Manfred Kammans

Manfred has more than thirty years of experience in working in International Banking, Corporate Finance and Project & Structured Finance at WestLB AG.

European Consultant

Manfred is a consultant to Endeavour with specific focus on Continental Europe and German speaking countries. He has more than thirty years of experience in working in International Banking, Corporate Finance and Project & Structured Finance at WestLB AG with longer secondments to New York, London and HongKong. The last 15 years he held senior management functions in WestLB’s Global Structured Finance unit as a member of the Executive Committee, as Global Head of Metals & Mining – Commodity Finance – Trade & Export Finance and prior to that as Sector Head of Energy/Metals & Mining for EMEA & Asia. As a result, he has wide experience in advising on, arranging and packaging of cross-border funding sources for specialised financing and acquisition situations.

 

Manfred Kammans Deal Experience

  • Base Resources, Kwale Project Financing, US$170m – Lead Arranger
  • Mercator Minerals, Corporate Facility, US$130m – Lead Arranger
  • Rio Tinto, Acquisition of Alcan, US$40,000m – Arranger
  • Oriel Resources, Voskhod Mine Financing, US$120m – Lead Arranger
  • Bema Gold, Kupol Project Financing, US$442m – Lead Arranger
  • Oxus, Amantaytau Project Financing, US$30m – Lead Arranger
  • Xstrata, various – Arranger/Lead Arranger
  • Glencor/Billiton, Project Kudu Acquisition, US$575m – Lead Arranger
  • Various Global, 3 Aluminum projects in M.E.-N/A
  • Various, (M.E., Europe, China)-Petrochemical project financings -N/A
  • Various European, M.E.-LNG project financings in Nigeria and M.E.-N/A
  • Italian Suppliers/Gazprom, Bluestream Black Sea Russia-Turkey gas pipeline, US$2,000M – Lead Arranger
  • Globally, Nine IPP financings – Co Arranger/Lead Arranger
  • Various Exporting Commodity Producers, Pre-Export Finance transactions, US$100m – US$3,000m – Lead Arranger
  • CEMEX, Acquisition of Spanish cement companies, US$1,200m – Lead Arranger
  • Various Globally, various industries: IFC + other multilateral B-Loans-N/A