Dan Metcalfe is a senior banking lawyer based in London. He focuses on infrastructure (including telecommunications infrastructure and real estate development), energy and commodities, with a particular focus in emerging market jurisdictions.
Dan has particular experience across Europe, Middle East and Africa, and advises in relation to the finance aspects of projects and acquisitions as well as other complex financing arrangements, including mezzanine and other multi-tiered or tranched financing arrangements. Dan advises borrowers, commercial lenders and development finance institutions, suppliers and offtakers.
Dan also has experience in relation to refinancings, restructurings and insolvencies, with particular experience in the resources sector.
Dan is currently advising a Middle-Eastern towerco in relation to all aspects of its acquisitions and long term operating arrangements across a number of jurisdictions in the region, is advising lenders in relation to the restructuring of several real estate developments in Africa, and is advising commercial and development finance institutions in relation to various other developments across Africa including in the airports and power sectors.
The network operators’ market is increasingly competitive and operators are constantly looking for ways to reduce their costs and streamline their business..
May 03, 2016
Recent years have seen the emergence of bespoke telecommunications towers operators in Africa..
January 03, 2014
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised on fifteen deals that were awarded “Deal of the Year” at IJ Global award ceremonies celebrating work across the Asia Pacific, Europe and Africa, Americas, and Middle East regions this month....
March 23, 2016
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has advised on four transactions that were awarded Deal of the Year last night at the annual IJ Global Europe & Africa Aw.
February 20, 2015