Omar Sinaceur

Associate, Paris

Biography

Overview

Omar Sinaceur is an associate in White & Case's Project Development and Finance department in Paris.

Omar advises sponsors, lenders and government entities on the different phases (bidding, development and financing) of large-scale projects in the renewable energy, infrastructure and commodities sectors.

Prior to joining White & Case, Omar worked as trainee and associate for several magic circle firms and in financial services.

Bars and Courts
Paris Bar
Education
MSc
International Law and Management
EM Lyon Business School
LLM
Business Law (MENA)
University Paris II, Panthéon-Assas
Licence et Master en Droit des affaires
University Paris II, Panthéon-Assas
Languages
French
English
Arabic
Italian

Experience

Recent experiences before joining White & Case include advising:

  • the Sponsors (EDF Renewables and Mitsui & Co) on the financing and development of the 150 MW Taza windfarm (Morocco);
  • the lenders on the financing of the wind power plant (300 MW) located in Boujdour, Morocco;
  • the lenders on the structuring of PV projects of Kairouan, Gafsa and Tataouine in Tunisia;
  • the Sponsors (EDF Renouvelables, Masdar and Green of Africa) on the development and financing of the hybrid solar program (850 MW) Noor Midelt I in Morocco;
  • Managem SA on the financing of the Tri-K gold mine located in the Mandiana province in Guinea-Conakry;
  • TAQA Morocco on the bond issuance of MAD 2.7 billion (approx. €270 million) with qualified investors;
  • the lenders (African Development Bank, Bank of Africa, Banque Centrale Populaire, Société Générale Marocaine de Banques) on the financing of the Tekcim cement plant in El Jadida, Morocco; and
  • the lenders (IFC) on the financing of a solar plant (25 MW) in Zina, Burkina Faso.