Nikita Baryshnikov, Finance Expert in New York, NY, United States
Nikita Baryshnikov

Finance Expert in New York, NY, United States

Member since April 1, 2020
Nikita has over a decade of international energy and infrastructure finance experience with Standard Chartered Bank and the IFC-World Bank. He has executed banking, private equity, project development, and restructuring transactions worth over $13 billion. Nikita is passionate about applying his diverse skill set to help developers and investors solve complex issues and bring projects across the finish line.
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Career Highlights


Case studies

Industry Expertise

  • Energy
  • Oil & Gas
  • Renewable Energy

Other Expertise

  • Debt Restructuring
  • Infrastructure
  • Private Equity
  • Project Finance
  • Strategic Planning


  • Director

    2014 - 2019
    Standard Chartered Bank
    • Originated and executed over $10 billion in project finance and advisory transactions for energy, infrastructure, and natural resource companies across the Asia Pacific.
    • Initiated and developed new market and client strategies such the Taiwan green energy and offshore wind segment which led to multiple successful transactions.
    • Led high profile and award-winning transactions such a large Asian petchem project (US$8 billion), Australian port project (AUD398 million), Australian LNG project(US$3 billion), and Indonesian energy project (US$200 million).
    Focus areas: Project Finance, Green Energy, Infrastructure, Power Plants, Oil & Gas, Asset Acquisition, Capital Raising, Debt Restructuring, Export Credit Insurance
  • Investment Analyst

    2012 - 2014
    IFC Asset Management Company, LLC (World Bank Group)
    • Worked as a member of IFC/World Bank’s US$6 billion AUM private equity fund covering equity, convertible and sub-debt investments in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
    • Completed seven transactions (US$350+ million) across a diverse set of equity and subordinated debt transactions such as a telecom tower in Nigeria, a commercial bank in the Philippines, and the exit of a Mexican portfolio company via an IPO.
    • Handled portfolio monitoring, valuation, and LP reporting of six portfolio investments.
    • Supported value-enhancement initiatives with portfolio company senior management and boards.
    Focus areas: Private Equity, Emerging Markets, Infrastructure, Natural Resources, Financial Institutions, Hotels & Lodging, Telecommunications, Oil & Gas, Portfolio Management, Exit Strategy, IPO
  • Analyst

    2010 - 2012
    Standard Chartered Bank
    • Joined as a founding member of the newly formed Singapore oil and gas financing team; helped the team grow to become a dominant player in the Asia Pacific oil and gas structured finance and advisory market.
    • Supported lean team as the sole analyst and was responsible for all financial modeling; managed due diligence, documentation and deal execution process; and prepared pitch books and info memos.
    • Worked on a diverse range of transactions (US$1+ billion) such as multiple regional reserve-based loans in Asia, pre-development funding for a Chinese CBM company, multiple LNG related advisory mandated, and a merchant power plant in Singapore.
    Focus areas: Oil & Gas, LNG, Natural Gas, Power Generation, Acquisition Finance, M&A, Project Finance, Reserve-based Credit


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Economics
    2005 - 2008
    University of London - SOAS - London, United Kingdom

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