Ben Rose is an asset and project finance lawyer based in Singapore and is Head of Shipping in Asia. He is a partner and focuses on offshore oil and gas and shipping finance transactions.
Ben has experience of a broad range of international transactions in the asset finance and offshore oil and gas sectors and represents owners, lessors, banks and government agencies in connection with all types of secured lending, capital raising, leasing, multi-jurisdictional sale and purchase transactions and newbuilding finance. He has advised on a range of projects including limited recourse project financings in the offshore oil and gas and shipping sectors and has extensive experience in syndicated and structured debt financing, cross-border leasing (in particular in the UK lease market), off-balance sheet structures, Islamic financing, export credit financing and receivables financing in the cruise sector.
Ben read law at Exeter University and was admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 1999. He has worked in each of our London, Athens and Singapore offices and was promoted to partner in 2009.
Tighter credit conditions in recent times have prompted shipping companies, which have traditionally relied on bank debt to finance their operations and the acqui....
January 14, 2011
For those of you involved in the buying or selling of ships and are planning to buy or sell a ship, there will shortly be available on the market an alternative f....
December 08, 2010
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has today announced the hires of Jonathan Siu and Sung Hwan (‘SD’) Choi. Jonathan and SD have joined the shipping and offshore oil and gas team in the Singapore office..
May 04, 2017
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited and the Korea Development Bank in respect of two senior credit facilities totalling US$54 million..
April 28, 2017