Jeffrey Gannon and Adrian Dunner partnered with investment vehicles managed by Wafra Inc. to form Global Container International LLC, a marine container leasing company headquartered in Boston.
Global Container International will offer customers an alternative source of capital and containers for lease. It will invest in marine containers and related equipment made available for lease. Investments will include new build containers, portfolio purchases, sale leasebacks and other strategic opportunities. The Bermuda-based company has offices and agency representation in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, Antwerp, Taipei and Seoul.
Gannon serves as CEO of the newly formed company, and Dunner is its COO. They have a combined 50 years of experience in the container leasing industry.
Wafra's involvement in the formation of Global Container International is part of its ongoing investment efforts in shipping and transportation, according to a news release.