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Saskia Volhard-Martin

Senior Associate

Saskia advises on a range of project and other resources-related financings in the energy, mining and infrastructure sectors. She has experience advising sponsors, lenders, ECAs, governments, corporates and other investors, with a particular focus on emerging markets.


Representative matters

The senior lenders and cover providers to H2GS on the EUR4.2bn financing for the construction of the world’s first large-scale green steel plant and Europe's first giga-scale electrolyzer in Boden, Sweden.

DFC on the financing of Gigawatt Global’s 7.5 MW solar farm in Burundi.

The lenders on the financing, including ECA supported financing, for the establishment of a propane dehydrogenation and polypropylene production facility in the Ceyhan Energy Specialization Industrial Zone in the Ceyhan district of Adana, Turkey.

The Lenders (including IFC) on a long-term green loan with sustainability linked features to CTP N.V to support expansion of its energy-efficient and green-certified portfolio of industrial and logistics business parks in Bulgaria and Poland.

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.