Rod is a banking and projects partner and has been based in the Paris office since 1991. He has a wide experience advising on general banking matters, including multi-led debt financings, acquisition and corporate financings, infrastructure, energy and restructurings. He has acted for consortium members, project companies, lenders, funds, multilaterals and development finance institutions on a wide range of public and private transactions in France, Europe Central and Eastern Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Many of the deals in which he has worked have been concession based and he has regularly advised clients on concession related financings in Europe, Central and Eastern Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
He has been involved in most of the major French PPP and concession based financings over the last 10 years. He also has extensive experience in infrastructure and renewables financings in France.
Rod is regularly cited in Chambers, Legal 500, IFLR and Best Lawyers. He’s been involved in a number of transactions which have been awarded PFI Deals of the Year in Europe and Africa.
Rod is qualified as an English solicitor and is also a member of the Paris bar.