Linklaters is delighted to have been awarded Six Deals of the Year at the IJInvestor Awards 2023. The firm is proud to support clients worldwide on transformational and market-leading deals in key sectors, demonstrated by the firm’s ability to advise on high-value and complex deals, underlining how important energy and infrastructure is to clients.
Energy Transition Innovation Award, Global Antin and Enviro Systems Tyre Recycling Group Joint Venture Linklaters advised Antin Infrastructure Partners on its joint venture with Scandinavian Enviro Systems, backed by Michelin, to create the world’s first large-scale tyre recycling group. Read more
Energy Transition Acquisition Award, EMEA Acquisition of 26.67% in CWP H1 Energy
Linklaters advised Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) on the acquisition of a 26.67% stake in CWP H1, the green hydrogen and green ammonia venture of CWP Global, and related strategic joint venture arrangements.
Power and Transmission Acquisition Award, EMEA Acquisition of National Grid Gas Transmission and Metering
Linklaters advised National Grid on the sale of a 60% stake in its UK gas transmission and metering business to a consortium of infrastructure investors including Macquarie Asset Management and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation.
Oil & Gas Acquisition Award, LatAm Acquisition of 80% in Quintero LNG Terminal
Linklaters advised Fluxys SA, a leading Belgian energy infrastructure company, on its joint acquisition with institutional investor EIG Global Energy Partners, of an 80% equity stake in GNL Quintero S.A. from Enagas Chile SpA and affiliates of OMERS Infrastructure.
Digital Infrastructure Financing Award, Africa Acquisition of GPE/Investment in Safaricom Ethiopia
Linklaters advised Sumitomo Corporation in connection with the debt and equity investment by IFC in GPE, a joint venture between Vodafone, Vodacom, Safaricom, Sumitomo and BII which owns Safaricom Ethiopia, a private greenfield telecommunications network across Ethiopia.
Digital Infrastructure Acquisition Award, MENA Acquisition of Oman Telecommunications Company’s Towers Portfolio
Linklaters advised Helios Towers PLC and various of its subsidiaries in connection with acquisition term and revolving credit facilities as part of the financing of the Helios Towers group's acquisition of 2,519 passive infrastructure tower assets in Oman from Oman Telecommunications Company SAOG.