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Smita Vassan
Smita Vassan

Smita Vassan

Associate, Johannesburg

T +27 11 341 4079

E [email protected]


Smita Vassan is an associate in the Energy, Infrastructure and Project Finance Group based in Johannesburg. She specialises in project development and finance, general bank finance and construction in South Africa and Africa, across multiple industry sectors with particular focus on renewable energy.

Smita co-authored "The State of Energy in Africa" in Engineering News, 23 November 2016.

Prior to joining White & Case, Smita was an associate at leading South African law firm.

Bars and Courts

  • High Court of South Africa


  • LLB, University of Witwatersrand
  • Bachelor of Commerce, (Accounting and Law), University of Witwatersrand


  • English
  • Afrikaans


Representation of a private equity consortium in relation to the establishment of a LNG terminal operating.

Representation of African Development Bank in relation to the financing of a Geothermal Power Plant in Kenya.