Sylvain Delion

Sylvain Delion

Senior Vice-President

Macquarie Capital (Europe)

Sylvain has been a member of the Infrastructure Development team in Macquarie’s London office for 11 years and is responsible for project finance debt raising for all Macquarie development capital activities in Europe. The team acts for Macquarie as a main financial investor but also provides third party financial advisory services to external clients.

He has been involved in project finance in several Western Europe countries and covering a wide variety of sectors: transport, accommodation, healthcare, street lighting, water renewable, power.

Sylvain is also deeply experienced in managing all aspects of the due diligence process, from technical to tax aspects, including legal, accounting, insurance and operational aspects and his core expertise lies in the structuring and optimisation of complex debt financial structures, including:

- leading the negotiation of an extensive range of credit documentation including loan facility agreements, intercreditor agreements, ISDA agreements, security and collateral documents;

- assessing and implementing interest rate and inflation hedging;

- conducting complete ratings agency processes through from inception to obtaining final credit ratings.

His debt structuring experience covers the whole spectrum of products available, from bank debt to bond, including institutional investors’ private placements, mezzanine, structured products and guarantees.