Nana Taylor
Associate

SINGAPORE

T: +65 6532 5335
D: +65 6551 9172

Summary Open

Nana is an Associate in the Corporate team based in Singapore.

Experience Open

    Nana’s experience includes advising:
    • ADB and EBRD on a US$1bn 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 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 on a cross-border acquisition of a Dutch company with assets in Kazakhstan.
    • NAD, a majority owned subsidiary of Seadrill Ltd, 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.
    • 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$425m.

Education Open

  • 2005: BPP Law School, 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), Associate
  • 2012 – 2013: Norton Rose Fulbright (Central Europe), Trainee
  • 2010 – 2011: Financial Conduct Authority, London, Wholesale, Enforcement Division, Paralegal
  • 2005 – 2011: Criminal litigation (prosecution and defence)

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