Deepti Sharma


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D: +44 20 3036 9866

Summary Open

Deepti is an Associate in the firm’s Energy & Infrastructure group in London. She specialises in banking and finance transactions, with a particular focus on renewable energy. Since joining Watson Farley & Williams in 2014, Deepti has worked in the firm’s London and Singapore offices.

Experience Open

    Deepti’s experience includes advising:
    • Institutional investors on a £1.3bn investment-grade bond in relation to the acquisition by leading Danish pension funds PKA and PFA of a 50% stake in 659 MW Walney Extension offshore wind farm from Ørsted (formerly DONG Energy). The deal is valued at £2bn, of which £1.3bn is being funded through the issuance of the bond.
    • DONG Energy on its divestment of the transmission assets to the offshore transmission owner of the Westermost Rough offshore wind farm, as part of the OFTO tender process run by Ofgem.
    • Royal Bank of Scotland Plc on various issues in relation to the financing of portfolios of solar farm projects in the UK with Lightsource as the developer.
    • A developer on the acquisition and subsequent project financing of an onshore wind farm in Scotland.

Employment Record Open

  • 2014 – present: Watson Farley & Williams

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