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Rishin Patel

Director
Hedging and Capital Markets

Infrastructure | London

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About Rishin

Rishin Patel leads Chatham’s Infrastructure, Project Finance, and Renewable Energy practice in EMEA. Rishin typically manages large, complex transactions serving European clients in domestic and cross-border projects across the globe. We rely on Rishin and his team to deliver best in class advisory services to infrastructure and renewables sponsors and developers, as well as public authorities for PPPs. Rishin has advised on award-winning projects for Chatham, including the UK Silvertown Tunnel PPP, Yunlin and Chang Fang & Xidao offshore wind farms in Taiwan, breaking new ground in Southeast Asia with innovative risk management solutions. Prior to joining Chatham, Rishin led a team at RBS, now NatWest Markets, serving corporate, institutional, and financial sponsor clients. He was responsible for origination and structured derivative sales. Prior to this, Rishin spent over a decade as an investment banker serving in roles from event-driven derivatives to flow rates. Rishin holds a bachelor of science degree in economics from Queen Mary, University of London. Outside of work, he is kept busy with his two young boys and their various sporting activities. He is also a keen traveler and enjoys exploring new cultures, foods, and rare whiskeys.

Publications

Case Study

Refinancing risks and the potential effect on IRR

Read a recent case study for one of our infrastructure clients, looking to hedge their interest rate exposure via a 35-year interest rate swap.
Case Study

Interest rate hedging for M25 road refinancing

Chatham advised Connect Plus on the refinancing of the M25 motorway, the largest infrastructure refinance in the UK since 2015.
Case Study

UK offshore wind farm refinancing

Chatham worked alongside a group of sponsors and their financial adviser to define an optimal hedging strategy for new debt, as well as managing the existing hedges.
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Expertise

  • Infrastructure
  • Interest Rate Risk Management
  • Foreign Currency Risk Management

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