Capital Solutions

Capital Solutions

Dare Whalley
Executive Director, Sydney

Dare is an Executive Director in the Gresham Debt Solutions team in Sydney.

Dare has over 25 years’ corporate finance and banking experience across the infrastructure, utilities, renewable energy, defence, waste and services sectors. During his career, Dare held the position of Group Treasurer at Broadspectrum Limited and Prime Infrastructure and Assistant Treasurer of TXU Australia. In his roles at ANZ Banking Group and Westpac Banking Corporation, he was responsible for client coverage predominantly in the Infrastructure and Utilities sectors, his clients included APA, Origin Energy, AGL, Snowy Hydro and Infigen.

Notable transactions Dare has worked on during his career include Bingo Industries refinance of the group’s syndicated debt facility ($400m), the refinance of Broadspectrum Limited’s bank debt facilities (A$600m) and subsequent redemption of USD325m High Yield Bonds, Arc Infrastructure’s inaugural USD700m Private Placement and earlier refinancing of the group’s bank debt facilities (A$627m), the A$574m financing for Phase 2 and 3 of the 7X expansion of the Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal, the refinance and increase in Prime Infrastructure’s corporate facility (A$800m), various transactions for TXU Australia including the refinance of the group’s bank debt facilities (A$2,090m), issuance of USD350m Rule 144A senior notes and the subsequent Exchange Offer, refinance and syndication of the group’s subordinated debt facility (A$413m) and inaugural issue of A$200m ‘credit wrapped’ securities.

Dare holds a Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance) from RMIT University and a Master of Applied Finance from Macquarie University.

Tel: +61 2 9221 5133

Level 17,167 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000


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