Natasha Hannoun

Natasha Hannoun

Board Member

Natasha leads the debt investment platform for Abu Dhabi Financial Group, through Integrated Alternative Finance. At IAF she has structured over USD 7bn in real estate financing, some completed transactions include last mile financing for Balqis Residences on the Palm Jumeirah and a GBP 100m listed Eurobond for the Broadway development in London.

She has broad experience across a range of advisory services and sectors including education, logistics, energy and real estate.

Natasha started her career with Deloitte Corporate Finance Advisory where she was part of the M&A and debt advisory team.

She advised GEMS Education on its equity disposal to Fajr Capital, Blackstone and Mumtalakat in 2014 as well as raising US$ 265 million sale & lease backs and US$ 200 million hybrid Sukuk offering in 2013.

Natasha has also advised on a 100% debt financed acquisition of shipping assets through senior and mezzanine financing and assisted a US based marine renewable energy company on raising project finance for the development of its projects.

Natasha holds an MSc in Physics and Mathematics from the University of Bristol in the UK with a year at University of Bologna, Italy.