Operates from offices world wide

NorthCape operates from offices world wide with headquarters in Oslo. We are currently around 20 employees, most with extensive investment and commercial banking experience.

About

NorthCape was established in January 2012 as a partnership between the employees and shipping professionals. We have since originated, structured and closed leasing and financing transactions in excess of USD 14 billion. In addition, we provide advisory services in respect of sale, purchase, chartering and financing of shipping, offshore and aviation assets.

Our clients include listed and private companies in the shipping and offshore industry globally. NorthCape enjoys an excellent network of relations with leasing companies, shipping banks as well as private and institutional investors. The footprint in Asia and our relationship to Chinese leasing companies is unique with financing transactions executed with 13 different lessors. In addition, we have broad experience with Japanese lease arrangers and counterparties.

During 2018, the effort to penetrate aviation finance business brought success with the structuring of finance leases for four narrow-body commercial aircrafts. This initiative has continued to develop with several new transactions in 2019.

We have developed a strong international finance intermediary, having arranged and closed more than 145 assets (aircrafts and ships) since 2012 in 58 separate transactions. Most of the volume comes from our performance and shall be matched against the standards of industry peers in terms of quality, diligence and execution. NorthCape takes a zero-tolerance approach towards bribery and corruption. We strive for innovation and diligence in our interface with our clients, financing sources and other stakeholders. Our business approach shall be humble, honest and focused.

About us - Corporate structure

NorthCape AS is incorporated in Norway with a subsidiary in Singapore. The group employs about 20 staff working from offices in Norway, Singapore and Greece. Most employees are shareholders, directly or indirectly.

The Board of NorthCape AS (the operating entity) consists of six directors:

The Board adjourn 4-6 times annually to discuss statutory and business matters.

Peter D. Knudsen is the CEO & Managing Partner.

The Board

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Axel Stove Lorentzen

Chairman
Direct: +47 2239 8811
Mobile: +47 9005 1072
E-mail: asl@ncape.com

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Anders Severinsen

Senior Partner
Direct: +47 2239 8711
Mobile: +47 9522 5633
E-mail: as@ncape.com

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Anders H. Schau

Senior Partner
Direct: +47 2239 8717
Mobile: +47 9411 4533
E-mail: ahs@ncape.com

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James Stove-Lorentzen Jr.

Co-Managing Partner
Direct: +65 3157 5226
Mobile: +65 9154 8950
E-mail: jsl@ncape.com

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Ho Teck Cheong

Independent

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Øyvind Holte

Independent

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Alan Seah

Co-Managing Partner
Direct: +65 3157 5229
Mobile: +65 9647 0108
E-mail: a.seah@ncape.com

Corporate governance

The main objective for NorthCape is to develop a strong, sustainable and competitive company in the best interest of the employees, shareholders and third parties.

The Board of Directors and Management aim for a controlled, profitable development and value creation through well-founded governance principles, operational procedures and risk management. The Board, management and employees are committed to a strong anticorruption culture, and to upholding laws relevant to counter-bribery and corruption, sexual harassment, including but not limited to, the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention and the provisions of Criminal Act in Norway, Singapore and Greece.

Corporate governance

The main objective for NorthCape is to develop a strong, sustainable and competitive company in the best interest of the employees, shareholders and third parties.

The Board of Directors and Management aim for a controlled, profitable development and value creation through well-founded governance principles, operational procedures and risk management. The Board, management and employees are committed to a strong anticorruption culture, and to upholding laws relevant to counter-bribery and corruption, sexual harassment, including but not limited to, the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention and the provisions of Criminal Act in Norway, Singapore and Greece.

Vision / Mission

NorthCape AS is an independent financial consultant and intermediary. The holding company, NorthCape Capital AS was established in 2012 and founded on a hard-working partnership culture with the ambition to attract motivated and talented finance professionals.

NorthCape offers access to a broad network of financial institutions and alternative capital providers focusing on the maritime and aviation industries. Evidenced by our credentials, we provide unparalleled execution and transaction experience.

Our ambition is to:

  • Provide the best advice in relation to structuring and sourcing of financing for ships and aircraft
  • Provide competitive terms and ensure seamless execution of finance transactions
  • Be a preferred and sustainable employer
  • Run a cost focused and profitable operation

Doing good business with bad people simply doesn’t work
– Warren Buffet

NorthCape has the knowledge and experience to offer appropriate financing structures throughout the market cycle

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We strive for innovation and diligence

We strive for innovation and diligence in our interface with our clients, financing sources and other stakeholders. Our business approach shall be humble, honest and focused.

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