Based in Mumbai, Nigel Selig is EDC’s Chief Representative in India within the corporation’s Global Business Development Group. His team is responsible for driving new financing opportunities with top-tier Indian corporates to open doors and make connections for Canadian companies interested in the Indian market. Nigel’s team of five currently manages a commercial loan book of approximately CAD 5 billion, driving over CAD 1.7 billion in financing volume last year alone. During his 10 years with EDC, Nigel has participated in the successful closing of numerous financing and insurance transactions across the world. The sectors in which he has supported include, but are not limited to: mining; oil and gas; power; telecommunications; petrochemicals; transportation; and infrastructure. In addition to his current business development and leadership role, Nigel has extensive experience in the field of corporate social responsibility, particularly with respect to environmental and social assessment, as well reputation and ethics risks.