Rosanna Bibis

Associate, Johannesburg

Biography

Overview

Rosanna Bibis is an associate in the Firm's Energy, Infrastructure and Project Finance group based in Johannesburg. Rosanna's experience includes work in acquisition finance, real estate finance, project finance, property and development finance and corporate and commercial law. Rosanna's experience further includes advice in relation to financial regulatory matters.

Bars and Courts
High Court of South Africa
Education
LLM
University of Pretoria
Languages
English
Afrikaans
Portuguese

Experience

Representation of Dorper Wind Farm Bee Holdco/GAIA in relation to the refinancing of equity debt for the Dorper Wind Farm Project in South Africa.

Representation of a consortium of senior lenders of a US$ and MZN real estate finance facility, including bridge and mezzanine facilities, advanced to a portfolio investment company of a private equity fund and involving South Africa, Mauritius, England and Mozambique.

Representation of a B-BBEE borrower, MM Engineering, of an IDC loan facility for the purposes of developing a ZAR350 million gas cylinder production plant in Coega Industrial Development Zone.

Representation of a multinational banking and financial services institution in relation to the funding to be provided to the borrower in relation to its acquisition of a holding company.

Representation of Absa Bank Limited in connection with, inter alia, a bridge loan funding in the refinancing of a project finance facility for Tharisa Mineral Proprietary Limited, a JSE-listed mining company as the borrower.