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Seyfi Can Kandemir is an associate in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance Group in London. Seyfi practises in international project finance transactions with a particular focus on the oil and gas, petrochemical, mining and power sectors. Seyfi joined the Firm in 2010 and qualified as an associate in 2012. In 2011, Seyfi undertook a six-month secondment working in the Firm's Abu Dhabi office.
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.
Advising the sponsors in connection with the development and financing of two hospital projects in Turkey under the Turkish healthcare PPP programme.
Advising the lenders in connection with the project financing of the Istanbul Ikitelli Integrated Health Campus PPP Project in Istanbul, Turkey.
Advised the lenders, including export credit agencies US-Exim, COFACE and Euler Hermes, in connection with Phase I of the US$10 billion Emirates Aluminium project in the UAE which, once constructed, will be the largest single site aluminium smelter in the world.
Advised the sponsors, Qatar Petroleum and Exxon Mobil, on the US$10.3 billion Barzan Gas Project in Qatar. This deal was awarded "Global Deal of the Year 2011" by Project Finance Magazine, "2011 Middle East Oil & Gas Deal of the Year" by Project Finance International and "2011 Deal of the Year" by Global Trade Review.