Carina Radford

Partner, London



Carina is a partner in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance Practice in London. She has wide-ranging experience in advising commercial banks, international financial institutions, export credit agencies, sponsors and developers on project financings, and structured financings including on refinancings and restructurings.
Bars and Courts
England and Wales
BA (Hons)
University of York
Common Professional Examination
City University
Legal Practice Course
College of Law


Representing STEAG GmbH in connection with the project financing of the development of the Crucea North 108 MW wind farm project in Romania.

Advising Saudi Aramco in connection with the PetroRabigh Phase 2 expansion project.

Advising EnerjiSA Enerji Uretim A.S. in connection with the development of up to 5 GW of merchant power assets in Turkey (including hydro, CCGT, wind and lignite), which has raised €1.9 billion of project debt to date through a portfolio financing, including international and domestic syndicated banks, DFIs, export credit agencies, EBRD, IFC and EIB.

Representing Ruwais Power Company PJSC and its sponsors (Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC, Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority, International Power S.A., Marubeni Corporation, and Osaka Gas Co., Ltd) on the inaugural issuance of USD $825 million senior secured bonds and the related refinancing of the USD $2.3billion Shuweihat 2 IWPP - this transaction represents the first project bond offering by an independent power and water project in the Middle East.

Advising the Turkish lead arrangers, Yapi ve Kredi Bankasi A.S., Turkiye Is Bankasi A.S., Vakiflar Bankasi T.A.O. and Turkiye Garanti Bankasi A.S. in connection with the project financing of the development and operation of a 865 MW gas-fired combined cycle power (CCGT) in Gebze, Republic of Turkey.