Trinity International LLP is pleased to announce that it has promoted Conrad Marais to the partnership, effective 1 May 2009.
Conrad joined Trinity in early 2007 having practiced in Australia with international firm Allens Arthur Robinson in its Energy, Resources and Infrastructure and Corporate teams in Perth and Melbourne where he worked closely with key international and domestic energy and resource companies such as Rio Tinto. He continued his career at Freshfields in London advising on a broad range of cross-border M&A transactions, joint venture and energy projects in a number of emerging markets. Conrad has experience across diverse sectors with a particular focus on project and corporate finance in energy and infrastructure transactions.
Having lived and spent considerable time working in Africa, Conrad has added to the experience of the Trinity team in developing projects and advising on transactions across the continent and in other emerging markets. Conrad was an integral member of the team that completed the Rabai power project in Kenya late last year. The project received the Project Finance International (PFI) and Project Finance Magazine power deal of the year award 2008/2009.