Christopher joined AMEA Power in December 2016 as Senior Manager – Project Finance. Christopher is responsible for sourcing, structuring and negotiating financing for AMEA’s projects as well as leading their financial analysis and appraisal.
Having previously worked with both GDF SUEZ and HSBC, Christopher has over 9 years’ experience in valuation, structuring and financing infrastructure deals across the Middle East and Africa region. This has included a large number of competitive bids and negotiated deals in the power and water sector (wind, solar, coal, oil & gas) in addition to petrochemicals and refining.
Christopher brings invaluable perspective in deal structuring and negotiation via a deep understanding of the issues relevant to all of a deal’s main financial stakeholders - Christopher has participated in multiple transactions as investor, as lender and also as government/procurer advisor. These transactions have included significant interaction with Export Credit Agencies and Development Finance Institutions.
Christopher is a CFA Charterholder and has a degree in Mathematics and French from the University of Exeter in the UK. Christopher is a native English speaker and is also fluent in French.