Lizard Capital holds the majority equity position in the project and is acting as the primary developer.
Lizard In is a boutique lifestyle hotel with a focus on design and culture, oriented towards high- end domestic and international business travellers.
Expected to open in 2017, the hotel will include approximately 150 guest rooms, banquet facilities, a fine dining restaurant, and the highest roof bar in Los Angeles.
The project will feature rental apartments with 360 degree views of Los Angeles and is projected to include a destination food market as its retail component.
Lizard Capital is acting as the lead equity investor and primary developer in the project.
With multiple locations in Beijing as well as other provinces, the company operates hotels for its own brand as well as others, including both existing and newly-built structures.
Lizard Capital has worked extensively with the Emperor, providing financial advice and assisting with the financing of new projects, as well as providing strategic advice and analysis on the development of new properties and the positioning of the brand in the market.
As well as hosting China’s first Jumeirah hotel with over 400 keys. The Himalayas Center is a cultural and architectural landmark in Shanghai’s Pudong district.
Lizard Capital worked to provide advice on long-term development and operation strategy, as well as assisting with the center’s financial restructuring and re- capitalization.
The company is working to leverage its technology to develop its production capabilities and work to build the market for 3D film both in China and overseas.
Lizard Capital has advised Dunhuang in its financial structure and operations as well as helping to identify both short- and long-term sources of operating capital. In addition, Lizard was a primary source of venture capital financing for the new company.
Its work, aligned with public-sector incentives and targets, reduces greenhouse gas emissions significantly compared to traditional methods of power generation, simultaneously generating employment in the rural economies that it supports. The business model is sustainable and socially-responsible, manifesting Lizard Capital’s investment philosophy.
Lizard Capital has worked with Greenzone extensively to provide long-term financial and strategic planning and asset management advice. In addition, as Greenzone has embarked on international growth, Lizard has worked to manage growth and advise on a future IPO.
As such the company is a substantial producer of clean, low-cost electricity. With capital-intensive projects, the company was faced with higher long-term fixed costs.
Lizard Capital has worked with the company to improve its asset management, optimizing its capital structure and reducing its overall long-term cost of capital.
Nord has worked to develop innovative materials, manufacturing processes and parts that help optimize vehicle operating efficiency and longevity.
Lizard Capital has worked to identify long-term funding sources that can support the timelines required for new product development, and has also worked with Nord to develop a capital structure that can accommodate the balance between research and production. Lizard has also advised the company on multiple mergers and acquisitions as well as working to position them for a future IPO.