Ryan Tan
Senior Associate



D: +852 2168 6746
M: +852 6898 8523

Summary Open

Ryan is a Senior Associate in the firm’s Finance group and his practice is focused on asset finance, project finance, leasing structures and loan restructuring.

Since joining the Hong Kong office in 2015, he has been involved in several high profile and award-winning financing transactions. He has represented lenders, owners and lessees in a wide array of transactions whether be it bank financing (including ECA-backed financing) or lease financing. In particular, he has worked with several prominent PRC leasing houses on their sale and leaseback financing transactions involving non-PRC lessees.

Ryan is a recommended lawyer in the 2018 and 2019 editions of Legal 500 for Asset Finance (Hong Kong)

Ryan is qualified in both Singapore and Hong Kong and is fluent in Mandarin and English.

Experience Open

    • Advised MUFG Bank as facility agent on the US$180m refinancing of two K-Line LNG vessels which are time chartered to Statoil ASA, the world’s largest offshore operator.
    • Advised BNP Paribas on US$116.5m refinancing of five product tankers under a sale and leaseback transaction between AVIC Leasing and NYSE-listed Scorpio Tankers Inc.
    • Advised Bank of China (Dalian branch) as agent in relation to a syndicated USD 200m financing to the Belgian Exmar group for its acquisition of a FLNG.
    • Advised CMB Financial Leasing on a US$648m sale and leaseback of eight vessels with the French CMA CGM group.
    • Advised BW Pavilion LNG Pte Ltd on two syndicated term loan facilities in the amount of USD 180 million each, in connection with their acquisition of two newbuild LNG tankers.

Education Open

2010:  National University of Singapore, Faculty of Law, LL.B.

2011: Admitted as Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore

2017: Admitted as Solicitor, Hong Kong

Membership of Professional Societies Open

2011: Singapore Academy of Law

2017: Law Society of Hong Kong

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