How to finance energy and infrastructure projects
Date : 08-05-2019
Time : 6:30 pm
How to finance energy and infrastructure projects - a guide for contractors.
Synopsis: The Middle East is in the midst of a new wave of enthusiasm for Public-Private Partnerships with governments issuing new PPP laws in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Saudi Arabia, among others. What does this mean for the construction industry and how will these projects be financed?
Speaker: David Charlier, partner, Ashurst
Bio: David is a partner at Ashurst and heads up the Middle East project finance practice, based in the UAE. He specialises in the development, financing and acquisition of energy and infrastructure assets and has over 19 years' experience advising sponsors, lenders (including Islamic banks and export credit / multi-lateral agencies) and government institutions in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
David is listed as a Leading Individual for Banking & Finance in the UAE by both Legal 500 2018 and Chambers Global 2019 and 2018 and for Middle East-wide Projects & Energy by Chambers Global 2018. He is also listed as a recommended individual for Project Finance in 'Who's Who Legal' 2017 and 2018.