Our people are recognised leaders in corporate restructuring, organizational restructuring, operationnal restructuring and debt restructuring with multi-disciplinary backgrounds in operational management, law, accounting, corporate governance, banking, finance and asset management.

  • LEADERSHIP
    • Lampros Vassiliou - Chairman & CEO
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      • Contact Lampros:Lampros.Vassiliou@TeakCap.com

      • Chairman & CEO of Teak Capital Corporation and related companies.


        Lampros has served as Turnaround Leader in the capacity of Chairman and/or CEO of ARV Offshore, Powerwave Technologies, Canadoil Pipe, Facades Australia and other companies. He is Internationally regarded as a leading corporate finance, restructuring and turnaround management expert.


        Known as deal maker and deal closer with a multi-disciplinary approach, investor mindset and superb relationships across Asia including hedge funds and private equity funds, investment banks, commercial banks, accounting firms, corporate finance firms and restructuring firms as well as numerous corporates, governments and multilateral agencies as leading turnaround professional, CEO, Executive Chairman and Chief Restructuring Officer, leader of corporate, debt and operational restructurings and turnarounds.


        Director of Nine Masts Capital, an Asia Pacific focused capital structure arbitrage relative value investment fund.


        Past experience includes former Director of INSOL International, Partner with international law firm DLA Piper as their Head of Restructuring and Business Support in Asia, Partner at international law firm Allens Linklaters as their Head of Corporate Insolvency & Restructuring – Asia and senior expert restructuring consultant to the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank, as well as the OECD’s Lead Consultant on Asian Insolvency.

         
  • OPERATIONS
    • James Black - Chief Operating Officer
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      • Contact James:James.Black@TeakCap.com

      • Chief Operating Officer of Teak Capital Corporation and related companies.


        James provides effective and inspiring leadership and input for all strategic plan implementation processes in all programs of TEAK and related companies. James coaches, manages and enhances C-level individuals and teams, develops, implements program strategies and manages effectively operational aspects of the annual budget.

        James has more than 16 years of experience particularly in corporate restructuring and workouts in Asia and Europe as former Principal at Catalytic Investment Group, Chief Operating Officer & Risk Manager of Silver Metis Capital Management where he was responsible for risk management and all non-investment activities including investor relations, operations, compliance and business management as well as Assistant Vice President at Credit Suisse (Tokyo) in Credit Risk Management.


        James received his MBA from ESADE Business School, Barcelona.

         
    • Arnaud Colle - Chief Strategy Officer
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      • Contact Arnaud:Arnaud.Colle@TeakCap.com

      • Chief Strategy Officer of Teak Capital Corporation and related companies.


        Business Administration professional with comprehensive knowledge of international and competitive contexts, working on Business Development, Corporate Restructuring, Turnaround Management and Corporate Strategy with all types of organizations to meet profitability.


        Arnaud has multilingual skills as well as a creative, problem solving and result oriented mindset for communicating, executing, and sustaining business development and strategic initiatives. He developed his entrepreneurial and extensive consulting expertise by combining 9 years’ experience in sales & management in international context. His past experience includes Vice Chairman, Strategic Advisor, Business Development Manager, SMEs' Consultant and Sales management positions in Europe and South America


        Arnaud graduated with 2 MBAs from IAE Business School Argentina and Los Andes University Colombia and a Bachelor of law from UPPA, France.

         
    • Alan Stewart - Managing Director
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      • Contact Alan:Alan@ARV-Offshore.com

      • Managing Director of ARV Offshore


        Alan has over 26 years experience in the oil and gas marine construction industry in South East Asia and the Middle East. Successfully managed major engineering, procurement and construction projects ranging in value up US$ 350 million.


        Thoroughly familiar with all aspects of EPIC project management including estimating, proposal preparation, scheduling and planning, subcontract administration, fabrication, offshore installation, HUC, cost control and financial reporting. Range of experience encompasses over one thousand five miles (1,500) miles of pipelines, over thirty (30) platforms, FPSO topside fabrication & installation, calm buoys installation and other one off construction concepts such as the Esso Australia platform struts for their first generation platforms.


        Alan received his Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) with Distinction from Swinburne Institute of Technology Australia

         
    • Cameron McLay - Managing Director
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      • Contact Cameronx:Cameron@FacadesAustralia.com.au

      • Managing Director of Facades Australia


        Cameron has over 20 years experience in architectural building facades.


        Facades Australia provides selected customers in Australia and Asia with design, fabrication, and supply of architectural aluminum and stainless steel products.

        Cameron is a leader in project design and implementation and has extensive experience in Australia and Asia in the construction industry.

         
    • John Romero - Operations LATAM
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      • Contact John:John.Romero@TeakCap.com

      • Business Development Latin America of Teak Capital Corporation and related companies.


        John has more than 20 years of experience particularly in Business Development and workouts worldwide as Business Development Director for glass giant Guardian Industries in Latin America, Managing Director for Delta Golf International Services and National Air Cargo. Prior to his experience in the private sector, John was Special Operation Officer for the U.S. Navy.


        After his education in Armed Forces Staff College, Norfolk, Virginia and Air Command and Staff College, Montgomery, Alabama, John graduated a Master of Science, Human Resources Management from Troy State University and a Bachelor of Arts, Business Management from Inter American University in Puerto Rico.

         
    • Chayut Khamsombat - Chief People Officer
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      • Contact Chayut:Chayut.K@Powerwave.co.th

      • Chief People Officer of Powerwave Technologies Thailand.


        Chayut sets HR goals, metrics and timelines for the local organization and leads the HR management team to developing tactical HR plans and closely monitor the implementation process of engagement activity. Chayut Coaches and develops HR team to ensure strong support people process.


        Advisor, negotiator with excellent interactions skills with regional senior level management on complex people issues and matters developped through past experience as HR Senior Manager and HR Director for Powerwave Technologies Thailand, Siam Stainless Steel, Guardian industries Rayong, PackSys Global, GE Toshiba Silicones and Primus Leasing


        Chayut graduated a Bachelor of Political Sciences in Public Administration Ramkhamheang University

         
    • Haijuan Li - Proposal Manager
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      • Contact Haijuan:Haijuan@ARV-Offshore.com

      • Proposal Manager of ARV Offshore.


        Business Administration & customer oriented professional with comprehensive knowledge of international and competitive contexts, responsible of planning and interfacing for commercial, technical and administrative purposes in the main bidding projects.


        Haijuan 10 years' expertise includes cost estimating, logistics, procurement and project coordination in heavy industries particularly in the Oil & Gas Industry.


        Haijuan graduated a MBA from Assumption University thailand and a Bachelor of Mechanical engineering from Yantai University People's Republic of China

         
    • Andrew Phillips - General Manager
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      • Contact Andrew:sales@powerwave.co.th

      • General Manager of Powerwave Technologies Thailand


        Andy has more than 20 years of experience particularly in the RF and telecommunications industry in Southeast Asia.


        Andy's expertise ranges from setting up to running High tech factories in Asia. Prior to working at Powerwave Technologies he worked for AlanDick, in charge of technology transfer from UK, factory set-up, control of 250 staff, control of R&D department, control of P&L for the antenna business. Andy also established and supervised the antenna production lines as Managing Director of Aomyx.


        Andy received his Post Grad Certificate, Business IT from Manchester Metropolitan University, UK.

         
    • Vilgelm Rüsak - Technical Director
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      • Contact Vilgelm:sales@powerwave.co.th

      • Technical Director of Powerwave Technologies Thailand.


        Vilgelm is responsible for the successful creation and delivery of the company's products to the marketplace by managing technical risks and opportunities; making key design and implementation decisions with the development teams, scheduling of tasks including tracking dependencies, managing change requests, and guaranteeing quality of deliveries and educating the team on technical best practices.


        Prior to working at Powerwave Technologies Thailand Vilgelm occupied Production engineering Manager, NPI Technoloy Manager and Engineer positions in Hospital (Võrumaa), Elcoteq Tallinn AS and Powerwave Technologies Estonia OÜ.

         
    • Siriporn S. - Financial Controler
  • LEGAL & GOVERNANCE
    • Igor Prahin - Chief Governance Officer
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      • Contact Igor:Igor.Prahin@TeakCap.com

      • Chief Governance Officer of Teak Capital Corporation and related companies.


        Igor has over 16 years of professional consulting experience in Asia Pacific, with a focus on high level business process reviews for senior management. He combines 13 years at Deloitte in Australia, Thailand and Singapore in the practice areas of Risk Consulting, Internal & IT Audit, Forensic Accounting, Corporate Governance and Corporate Restructuring and formerly Governance, Risk & Controls services leader at a boutique professional services firm.


        His industry expertise includes manufacturing, consumer products, hotels & leisure, mining, energy and technology and his core competencies include: Internal Audit & Compliance (incl. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act); Process & Controls Reviews; Risk Assessments; Fraud Investigations; Due Diligence Reviews; Corporate Governance; Corporate Restructuring.


        Igor is certified Internal Auditor (CIA) & Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).

         
    • Wanitsara Jeerangsuwan - General Counsel
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      • Contact Wanitsara:Wanitsara.J@TeakCap.com

      • General Counsel of Teak Capital Corporation and related companies.


        Wanitsara experience in legal consulting ranges from international businesses and transactions of SET listed company to multinational joint venture and overseas limited companies. She gained expertise in various businesses such as heavy industries, oil & gas, property developments, Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC), consumer products, F&B and retail.


        Prior to TEAK Wanitsara was involved in M&A projects; Teesside Cast Product (TCP), iron and steel mills in UK, Teesside with a focus on SPA and relevant agreements including land and property transactions and the insurance industry.


        Wanitsara is licensed Lawyer and holder of Thai Bar Degree as well as Authorized Notarial Services Attorney in Thailand. Wanitsara speaks fluently Thai, English and Chinese (Mandarin).

         
  • INVESTMENT
    • Marcus Lertkomolsuk - Investment Manager
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      • Contact Marcus:Marcus.L@TeakCap.com

      • Investment Manager of Teak Capital Corporation and related companies.


        Marcus is a key member of the Teak Capital Corporation team and is responsible for evaluating investments. His expertise includes financial modeling, investment analysis, due diligence, execution and monitoring.


        Prior to joining Teak Capital Corporation, Marcus was an investment banking analyst at Greensea Capital in London particularly focused on education and hospitality industries. He previously managed a small metal fabrication company that focused on real estate projects. Marcus started off his career at Merrill Lynch where his focus area was in wealth management.


        Education: Sasin Chulalongkorn University, M.B.A. Hawaii Pacific University, B.A.

         

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