Grant W. Henderson is partner equivalent in the Energy, Infrastructure and Projects group at DLA Piper and a member of the DLA Piper Africa Executive. He has over 25 years of experience in transactional and regulatory work in the energy and natural resources sectors in sub-Saharan Africa.

Grant has developed in-depth knowledge of the African environment having worked on matters in over 25 Africa countries. He has extensive transactional experience in Africa advising clients on a range of cross-border energy and natural resources transactions including mid-stream, and downstream oil and gas M&A, joint ventures and project development.

Grant has had experience of both private and public sector transactions across a range of industries and sectors. He worked as an adviser to the Zambia Privatisation Agency and also as Head of Legal in Africa to one of the world’s largest integrated global energy companies with significant Africa presence. He has a deep knowledge and experience in the mid and downstream energy and extractive industry sectors.

As a senior member of DLA Piper Africa Grant has been at the heart of and leading the development of the firm's strategy in Africa, implementing and managing the role out of the strategy. Grant was instrumental in establishing DLA Piper’s relationships with many of the members of DLA Piper Africa and establishing its office in South Africa.