Afonso Reis e Sousa has joined Taylor-DeJongh (TDJ) as a vice-president in the London office. Reis e Sousa’s role with TDJ will be to create commercial and financial solutions for clients in their complex infrastructure projects, focusing in the oil and gas and transportation sectors.
Reis e Sousa has 11 years of experience as an international investment banker with experience in advising sponsors on the financing of major capital projects, as well as the evaluation of bids on behalf of concession authorities. His core skills cover project analysis, financial structuring, negotiation of financing terms, transaction agreements, valuations, and financial modelling. He has worked on the financing of infrastructure projects in Russia, Angola, Southern Africa, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Portugal, Pakistan and the UK.
Before joining Taylor-DeJongh, Reis e Sousa was a consultant at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (London) in the natural resources, corporate finance and origination group. Previously, he was part of the project finance and advisory group at Deutsche Morgan Grenfell (London), where he worked on numerous UK transportation projects and South Asia power projects.