Jamie Franklin

Partner, Singapore

Biography

Overview

Jamie Franklin is a partner in the Project Development and Finance group. He advises clients on project development and finance and other project-related transactions in Southeast Asia and across the Asia-Pacific region focusing on the energy sector. He also advises on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and financing transactions in relation to the energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors.

Bars and Courts
England and Wales
Education
MSc
London School of Economics
University of Warwick

BA (Hons) History

Languages
English

Experience

Jamie’s experience includes representation of:

SMC Global Power Holdings Corp in the development of an LNG terminal to supply the Ilijan power plant in Batangas City, the Philippines.* 

A joint venture in the development of a gas-fired captive power project in Indonesia.*

ADB, JBIC, NEXI, and the commercial bank lenders in the US$440 million project financing of the 80-MW Muara Laboh Geothermal Power Project in West Sumatra, Indonesia; this is one of the pioneer new generation geothermal projects undertaken under the Fast Track 2 program and one of the first projects to successfully negotiate the new agreed bankable form of government support under the Fast Track 2 program.*

ADB, JBIC, NEXI, and a consortium of commercial bank lenders in the US$701 million project financing of the 98.4-MW Rantau Dedap Geothermal Power Project in South Sumatra, Indonesia.*

A consortium of commercial bank lenders in the project financing of a solar power project in Myanmar.*

The sponsors in connection with the financing of the development and construction of a gas-fired power generation facility and related LNG regasification and import terminal in Chile incorporating an FSRU.*

JBIC, KEXIM, NEXI, COFACE, K-Sure, and the commercial bank lenders in the US$20 billion project financing of the Ichthys LNG project in Australia, the largest project financing ever taken to market globally.*

The sponsors in the project development of an offshore gas field project in Vietnam.*

JBIC, NEXI, and a syndicate of 29 commercial lenders, on the US$7.4 billion project financing of the Cameron LNG liquefaction-export project in Hackberry, Louisiana sponsored by Sempra, GDF SUEZ, Mitsui, and Japan LNG Investment, LLC, a company jointly owned by Mitsubishi Corporation and Nippon Yusen Kabashiki Kaisha.*

The lenders in the US$42 billion bond financing expansion of the Tengizchevroil project in Kazakhstan.*

*Experience prior to joining White & Case