Nana Taylor


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D: +65 6551 9172

Summary Open

Nana Taylor is an associate in the Corporate team based in Singapore.

Experience Open

  • Asian Development Bank (ADB) and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) – US$1 billion financing to Lukoil
    • Advising ADB and EBRD on a US$1 billion senior secured amortising syndicated A/B loan to Lukoil (a Russian oil major) to finance part of Lukoil’s 10% share in the second stage of the development of the Shah Deniz gas field in Azerbaijan.  Shah Deniz is an offshore gas exploration and production project in Azerbaijan and is one of the largest gas fields in the world.  EBRD and ADB were appointed by LUKOIL as the Mandated Lead Arrangers for the proposed transaction.
  • Rosneft
    • Advising Rosneft in their joint venture with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co for the creation of an engineering centre for shipbuilding and marine engineering for offshore projects in the Russian Far East.
  • Gazprom Neft
    • Advising Gazprom Neft on a cross-border acquisition of a Dutch company with assets in Kazahkstan.
  • North Atlantic Drilling (NAD)
    • Advising NAD, a majority owned subsidiary of Seadrill Limited, on their appointment by a joint venture company owned by Rosneft and ExxonMobil, to provide a drilling unit and drilling services to the JV company in the South Kara Sea of the Russian Federation.
  • US$425 million acquisition of assets from the Mechel Group
    • Advising a Turkish conglomerate (the Yildirim Group) on their acquisition from OAO Mechel (a NYSE listed international mining and steel company) of four mining companies in Russia and Kazakhstan for a total value of US$425 million

Education Open

  • 2005: DPP Law – Bar Vocational Course
  • 2004: City University – Graduate Diploma in Law
  • 2002: University of Durham – Politics and Sociology (BA Hons)

Membership of Professional Societies Open

  • Law Society of England and Wales

Employment Record Open

  • 2015 – Present: Watson Farley & Williams – Associate
  • 2013 – 2015: Norton Rose Fulbright (Central Europe) LLP – Associate
  • 2012 – 2013: Norton Rose Fulbright (Central Europe) LLP – Trainee
  • 2010 – 2011: Financial Conduct Authority, London, Wholesale, Enforcement Division  – Paralegal
  • 2005 – 2011: Criminal litigation (prosecution and defence)

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