Rob Harker is a project finance lawyer, specialising in energy and social infrastructure projects across the Middle East, with 20 years' experience advising international and regional developers and financial institutions (including international commercial banks, Islamic finance houses, regional financial institutions, export credit agencies and development finance institutions) on complex, multi-sourced project financings throughout the Middle East and Africa.

Rob has been working on the ground in the Middle East for 18 years and has assisted numerous sponsors and financial institutions on some of the most complex and innovative project financings in the region.

In addition, he has invaluable experience and market understanding to guide clients through all aspects of a project finance transaction, including development, bids, acquisitions and disposals.

Rob's extensive experience on utility-scale power projects includes advising on project and corporate financings and refinancings often comprising large-scale, multi-source lending on projects across the Middle East, Africa and Europe.