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Director, Private Debt & Capital Markets
Mahen is a Director within SANNE's Private Debt & Capital Markets division. He joined the company after spending 15 years with leading European bank where he acquired valuable experience in the Corporate Services Division, Structured Finance Services and Debt & Agency areas of the Bank.
Mahen is a qualified accountant with an in-depth knowledge of various products including CDO’s, bond issuance, EMTN, CP and ECP Programmes for big multi-nationals, European, American, Asian financial institutions and sovereign countries. He has vast international experience having also worked in the Channels Islands, Dublin, Cayman Islands and Mauritius.
Mahen Surnam's specialisms
Private Debt Fund Administration
We provide a specialist service, spanning multiple jurisdictions, supported by experienced people and industry-leading loan administration systems. Teams work exclusively on debt funds and underlying SPVs for many of the world’s leading asset managers. We ensure availability at all stages of the transaction execution period and have the experience to properly implement legal and tax advice. Our experience within debt funds include the following strategies:
Direct Lending and Commercial Loans
Funds may include senior loans, including bank debt such as VFNs and RCFs, direct lending and sponsorless debt, small-cap mezzanine and corporate loans. We also perform value added services to managers such as borrower KYC on direct loans.
Non-performing secured and unsecured loans
With a focus on transaction management and financial reporting, our team works with major NPL managers acquiring distressed CRE loans, residential mortgages and personal finance portfolios across Europe including management companies relating to the portfolios.
Real Estate Finance
Real estate loans including senior, stretch senior and mezzanine facilities. We also provide loan administration services including providing an outsourced portfolio reporting and covenant tracking service to asset managers.
Large-cap and mid-market LBO deals across senior and subordinated debt tranches whether on a primary or secondary basis.
Infrastructure debt and project finance
Senior and mezzanine infrastructure debt and project finance including renewable energy and carbon credit orientated funds.
Structured credit and special situations
RMBS, CMBS, CDS, CLOs and other structured credit solutions.