Projects, Privatisation & Infrastructure

BLC Robert has built a strong track record in providing pragmatic and insightful advice on structuring, financing and managing the risks involved in public private partnerships, infrastructure projects, and concession agreements.

BLC Robert advises government agencies and ministries in addition to an array of domestic and international market entrants in rapidly growing sectors including rail, road, property and infrastructure development. Representative transactions include:

  • Advising the Government of Mauritius on a public private partnership (PPP) arrangement for the USD 100 million upgrading and expansion of Mauritius’ national highway road network
  • Advising an investment group on a USD 184 million railway project in East Africa in concession with Kenya and Uganda Railways
  • Assisting a leading Mauritian commercial bank in structuring three parallel facilities worth USD82.5 million to finance an investment fund and construction venture for acquisition and development of real estate projects in India
  • Advising on investment in the renewable energy sector in India through Mauritius. The matter involved due diligence, subscription documentation, shareholders agreements and CP exercise.

For more information on BLC Robert’s projects, privatization and infrastructure expertise, please contact chambers@blc.mu