Pinsent Masons Wins Legal Advisor of the Year at the 2022 MESIA Solar Awards
The company received the award in recognition of its market-leading work advising on some of the largest and most complex solar projects in the Middle East. This includes advising lenders on the Rabigh 300MW Solar IPP; the first renewable energy project and the first independent power producer for the financier ECA in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and the first revolving financing for the Islamic lender. Pinsent Masons is also currently advising the Lebanese Center for Energy Efficiency on strategies to improve liquidity and mitigate currency risk to attract international tenders for solar PV, battery storage programs and wind farms in Lebanon, the first time such credit structures have been considered.
Gurmeet Kaur, Dubai-based energy and infrastructure finance partner at Pinsent Masons, said: “We are delighted to have received this award for the fourth consecutive year. Being recognized by our industry peers reflects our consistent track record, the incredible year we’ve had, and the strength of our team in the region and around the world. We continue to be at the forefront of financing, approving and developing these important renewable energy projects across the Middle East, which are critical to achieving industry and community goals. national decarbonization.
Now in its tenth year, the Middle East Solar Industry Association Awards aim to recognize and celebrate outstanding talent and achievement in the MENA solar market and highlight the transformation of its solar industry. .