Dan Metcalfe is a senior banking lawyer based in London. He focuses on natural resources, infrastructure (including telecoms and real estate development) and commodities, with a particular focus in emerging market jurisdictions and Africa.
Dan has experience across a vast range of jurisdictions within Africa. He has advised the lenders on the financing of the Boseto Copper Project in Botswana and continues to advise on all aspects of the restructuring. He has also advised the DFI and commercial bank lenders on the US$60 million acquisition and development finance facility to Eaton Towers in Uganda in relation to their towers network. Dan continues to advise several bank syndicates in relation to multi-jurisdictional borrowing base and collateral management facilities to Export Trading Group, and is advising a bidder in relation to the Shell oil field divestments in Nigeria.
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