Elizaveta Bazarova

Counsel, London

Biography

Overview

Elizaveta Bazarova is counsel in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance Group in London. Elizaveta specializes in infrastructure acquisition financings and refinancings, acting for both infrastructure sponsors and finance providers.

Elizaveta has previously been seconded to the in-house legal department of ENGIE S.A. in Paris as legal head of energy management and trading.

Bars and Courts
England and Wales
Education
Legal Practice Course
BPP Law School
Diploma
BPP Law School
BSc (Hons)
University of Plymouth
Languages
English
Russian
Latvian
German

Experience

Representation of the funders in relation to the junior platform refinancing of Adven Group, a provider of sustainable and business critical energy infrastructure and services in Finland, Sweden and Estonia*

Representation of the institutional funders on the junior debt financing for a 50% indirect shareholder in Solör Bioenergy Group*

Representation of VTTI B.V. in connection with the multi-billion refinancing of VTTI B.V. and its finco debt and the establishment of a rated multi-creditor common terms platform, including EUPP and USPP and bank debt*

Representation of JPM on the establishment of the multi-creditor common terms platform for Koole Terminals, having also advised on the previous refinancing of Koole Terminals*

Representation of an infrastructure fund consortium on the certain funds acquisition funding for their bid for Nevel Oy, a Finnish district heating business*

Representation of the lenders to the infrastructure fund on the multicreditor financing for their unsuccessful bid for MapleCo, a UK gas and electricity smart metering business*

Representation of a consortium of infrastructure funds on the acquisition financing for their unsuccessful pre-empt for Wheelabrator*

Representation of Macquarie Alternative Assets Management Limited on the funding arrangements with Green Climate Fund*

Representation of the lenders to AGS, a portfolio company backed by a consortium, including MIRA, on waivers and mezzanine financing for a portfolio of airports in the UK*

Representation of funders in connection with establishing a secured debt platform together with a bank facilities agreement and a note purchase agreement for Loiste group, a Finnish heat distribution business*

Representation of funders in connection with establishing a secured debt platform for HS Orka, one of the largest power and heat generation and supply businesses in Iceland*

Representation of funders on €500 million fully documented funds certain acquisition financing for PGGM's joint bid with Shell for Eneco, a Dutch utility*

*Experience prior to joining White & Case