Tien Tai

Tien Tai is speaking at Seatrade Offshore Marine & Workboats Middle East

Tien is a banking and finance lawyer specialising in international ship finance and has been based in the UAE for over ten years. Tien acts for financial institutions (including commercial and development banks), international corporations and shipping/energy companies in relation to the financing, chartering, newbuilding and sale and purchase of ships including Islamic finance techniques. 

Tien has been involved in a number of domestic and cross border trade finance and project finance matters and has been the lead lawyer in some of the largest regional transportation financings such as Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal financing (2011) and Doha Metro Red Line financing (2013). His experience also includes the US$1.2 billion restructuring of a major UAE based oil trader/shipowner (2012).