Three months after launching within the Center East, Ince Consulting has strengthened its senior staff within the area with David Sawyer.
Duncan Sawyer brings over 25 years of expertise to the consulting firm, which specialises in finance-focused advisory and merger & acquisition companies to the maritime business. Over the course of his profession, he has specialised in asset and company finance for maritime and vessel proudly owning and working corporations, performing as an knowledgeable monetary advisor and advisor to shoppers throughout the Center East, Europe and the UK.
Sawyer additionally has expertise advising on finance elevating and monetary restructurings throughout the maritime sector, in addition to broader debt and fairness fundraising expertise within the personal and public market utilizing typical and Shariah-compliant constructions.
Previous to becoming a member of Ince Consulting, he was Chief Monetary Officer of Aissot, a worldwide ship proprietor operator and oil buying and selling firm based mostly in Dubai. Previous to that position he held a number of CFO and senior finance positions at massive delivery proprietor operators together with Gulf Navigation Holding and Carisbrooke Delivery. Earlier than that, Sawyer spent a variety of years at Massive 4 agency PwC in its Debt and Capital Advisory apply.
Commenting on his new problem, he Sawyer mentioned: “I very a lot sit up for working intently with the staff and offering shoppers with the power to supply and entry capital for his or her vessels, and offering sensible specialist maritime finance sector data and expertise.”
He’ll work intently along with Knut Mathiassen, the area’s different Managing Director who joined Ince Consulting in October to kickstart the firm’s regional operations.
Commenting on the appointment, Mark Tantam, World Head of Consulting at The Ince Group and a former Deloitte senior associate mentioned: “I’m delighted to welcome somebody of Duncan’s calibre and expertise to collectively lead Ince’s consulting arm based mostly within the Center East. His expertise, together with our rising functionality and repair providing within the area, will allow our shoppers to obtain an ever larger degree of service.”