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IWAN WALTERS

Speaker Name

IWAN WALTERS

EVERSHEDS SUTHERLAND

PARTNER

AboutIWAN WALTERS

Iwan is a Partner in our corporate and clean energy and sustainability groups and is based in the Dubai office. His practice focuses on energy projects, but primarily clean energy projects such as biomass, solar, wind and tidal energy projects. Iwan has extensive experience advising on clean energy projects globally and has advised on projects in MENA, Asia, South America and North America. He has been very active advising clients on investments and developments of solar PV projects. Iwan’s clients range from utilities, private equity and infrastructure funds to banks and developers. He has advised on a wide variety of transactions including corporate reorganisations, joint ventures, equity and debt fund raising, mergers and public takeovers. Prior to relocating to Dubai in April 2018, Iwan worked for Eversheds Sutherland for 12 years in the UK.

Iwan is a regular speaker at conferences and is a member of the Renewable UK Cymru Strategy Group.

Legal 500 2018 has named Iwan as a “Leading Individual” for project finance and PFI, and corporate and commercial. Iwan was named by Legal Week as one of the up and coming M&A partners in January 2016. He has been listed as a notable practitioner by Chambers & Partners saying that he is “strong on the corporate side of energy work”. Iwan was the only lawyer listed by Chambers & Partners for 2016 as up and coming for energy and national resources work.

Iwan worked in London and Hong Kong for Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer before joining Eversheds Sutherland in January 2007. He obtained his LLB from the University of Bristol, UK in 1997. Iwan is admitted to practice in England and Wales.

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