Trade Finance Solutions for
Business Growth

Menara is an innovative financial services company that focuses on
financial inclusion and alternative credit.





tailored solutions

We structure transactions that are specific to our clients needs




low borrowing cost

We work out the lowest possible cost of borrowing




market visibility

We provide visibility in front of potential investors





We believe that the provision of trade finance services to Small and Medium Enterprises is essential to free up working capital and enable companies to grow and employ locally.








corporate finance

Menara provides short and medium term secured or unsecured corporate loans to companies that require additional working capital to operate, increase revenues and profitability. This type of financing relies on Menara’s credit assessment of the borrowers.







guarantees

Menara provides bespoke guarantees to partner strategic lenders in order to facilitate co-investment. This allow companies to increase their financings with existing lenders while limiting additional operational changes.







trade finance

Menara provides short term transactional trade finance to borrowers globally.


Our Services




funding

Menara arranges funding structures and sources funds from a large network of alternative financial investors




sourcing

Menara originates trade finance and credit investment opportunities worldwide via a network of local partners




loan and collateral servicing

Menara provides loan and collateral monitoring and servicing to lenders

Our Advisory Board

Christian Romeyer
Senior Advisor and Credit Committee Member

37 years experience in international banking and asset management
Former Head of Amundi International
Former President of Amundi Japan and Senior Country Officer for Crédit Agricole Group in Japan
Christian graduated from the French business school ESCP

Peter Mitchel
Senior Advisor and Credit Committee Member

35 years experience in commodity trade finance
Currently Senior Advisor to the EBRD, Non-Ferrous Metals
Former Director at ING in Commodity Finance for 20 years
Peter graduated from Open University and the London Institute of Banking and Finance

Pierre Brochet
Senior Advisor and Credit Committee Member

25 years experience in legal, structured finance and corporate advisory
Currently Special Advisor to Azmi & Associates
Member of the Panel of Arbitrators of the Asian International Arbitration Centre
Former Lawyer at Clifford Chance, White & Case and Partner at McDermott & Emery and Greenberg Taurig
Pierre graduated from King's College, London and the University of Edinburgh in Law

Stephane Delacote
Senior Advisor

25 years experience in structured credit and trading
Currently Managing Partner at Tigres Investissements
Experienced Business Development with a demonstrated history of working in the e-learning industry. Skilled in Nonprofit Organizations, E-Learning, Coaching, Web 2.0, and Entrepreneurship.
Strong business development professional graduated from Ecole nationale supérieure des Mines de Paris.

Our Team






Youssef Sabri
Managing Director
London






Cyrus Siassi
Legal
Geneva






Isabelle Romeyer
Business Development
London






Philippe Steiner
Managing Director | Trade Finance
Geneva






Pilar Casais
Portfolio Management
Geneva






Mourad Amellal
Managing Partner | Investor Relations
Paris



Menara Capital Ltd (FRN 698282) is an Appointed Representaive of Forte Securities Limited (FRN 478424) which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.


Menara Investments SA is a public limited liability company (société anonyme) incorporated under the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg with a status of a securitisation company (société de titrisation).

+44 20 3004 4708 | +41 22 346 9950
tradefinance@menaracapital.com
United Kingdom: Golden House, 30 Great Pulteney Street, London W1F 9NN
Switzerland: 29 Rue Sautter, Geneva 1205
France: 91 Avenue Wagram, 75017 Paris


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