Robert Franklin

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Senior Counsel
Tower 42
25 Old Broad Street
London EC2N 1HQ
T +44 (0)20 7448 1034
F +44 (0)20 7900 3472
rfranklin@sandw.com

Robert Franklin is a senior counsel in the Finance team in the London office. He is a project finance lawyer with an extensive track record advising sponsors, lenders, investors and public authorities in relation to the development and implementation of infrastructure and energy projects in a wide range of industry sectors, including renewable energy, social infrastructure, telecommunications, transport and natural resources. He has advised on numerous projects outside the UK, with a particular focus on Sub-Saharan Africa.

Robert's experience covers a wide range of debt products and capital structures for both greenfield and brownfield assets, as well as other limited or non-recourse financing techniques (acquisition finance, asset finance and reserve based lending) and secured and unsecured corporate lending.

Since 2015 Robert has been an advisory board member of Invest in Africa, a not for profit organisation which promotes SME development in Ghana, Kenya and Senegal through a range of market interventions including web-based platforms and capacity building training.

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