David McElroy

David McElroy
Senior Associate


T: +44 20 7814 8000
D: +44 20 7814 8162
M: +44 7595216234

Summary Open

David McElroy is a senior associate in the Energy & Infrastructure Group in London. His transactional experience includes project finance, acquisition finance, syndicated lending and private M&A. He has a particular focus on transactions in the renewables sector, where he acts for leading banks and sponsors who are active in solar, onshore and offshore wind, waste to energy and AD.

David also has experience in commodities and export finance and has acted for Rabobank, BNP Paribas, Stemcor, Crédit Agricole, Vitol and Société Générale amongst others.

David has previously practised in Dublin (as well as London).


Experience Open

    David’s recent experience includes advising:
    • The Royal Bank of Scotland on the financing of an onshore wind farm in Lancashire.
    • Deutsche Bank on the financing of the Beckton biofuel CHiP plant in London.
    • The Royal Bank of Scotland on the acquisition and project financing of a portfolio of 26 ground- and roof-mounted photovoltaic plants in England, all of which are accredited under the FiT regime.
    • The Royal Bank of Scotland on the acquisition and construction project financing of a mixed portfolio of 16 FiT and ROC solar projects located in England, and related intercreditor arrangements.
    • Investec Bank plc in relation to the project financing of a portfolio of ground-mounted solar farms, including advising on the underlying corporate structure of the obligor group.
    • A leading anaerobic digestion plant development and operating group on the portfolio financing of five anaerobic digestion facilities.
    • DONG Energy on the financing aspects of its joint venture with respect to the Gunfleet Sands offshore wind farm.
    • Bayern LB on the individual, non-cross collateralised financing for three ground mounted solar projects developed by the same sponsor.

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