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Central Asia, Russia & Caucasus

Experience Highlights

  • The joint venture among Korean Gas Corp (KOGAS), Lotte Chemical, STX Energy and Uzbekneftegas, on the development and the Asian Development Bank, KEXIM, and KSure led financing of the approximately $4 billion Surgil upstream gas and petrochemicals project; named Project Finance International’s “Petrochemical Deal of the Year 2012”, Infrastructure Journal’s “Oil and Gas Deal of the Year 2013”, The American Lawyer’s “Global Finance Deal of the Year: Project Finance (Asia) 2014”

  • SOCAR on the development and financing of an approximately $5.3 billion greenfield oil refinery in Turkey on the Aegean Sea; The project has won eight awards, including being named “Middle East and Africa Refinery Deal of the Year 2014” by Project Finance International, “European Oil & Gas Deal of the Year 2014” by  IJGlobal, and GTR “Best Deals of 2014”

  • Eurochem on the construction and financing of an ammonia complex to be located within the existing Phosphorit industrial complex at Kingisepp, in the Russian Federation 

  • SOCAR Polymer on the project financing and development of a polypropylene and high density polyethylene plant, Azerbaijan 

  • OAO NOVATEK on its $1 billion+ sale of a 5% plus block of shares to a Luxembourg securitization company in a transaction arranged and financed by Deutsche Bank AG 

  • Power Mighty Limited on its $139.7 million acquisition through its subsidiaries of all the shares of Caspi Neft TME, a Kazakhstan company, that holds oil and gas production rights and assets in Kazakhstan and intercompany debt owed by Caspi Neft TME