Partner, DLA Piper
Dimitri is a leading partner in DLA Piper’s Energy and Infrastructure Projects team and is listed as a “Leading Individual” by Legal 500 in London for both Power and Oil and Gas. Dimitri is a project finance lawyer with many years’ experience of energy projects in Africa; most recently, he has been advising SEGAS, the owner and operator of the USD3billion Damietta LNG project in Egypt, in connection with their project finance arrangements. Dimitri is also advising METKA in relation to the 200 MW Bridge Power Project in Ghana, awarded "Best Utility Project" and "Best Financial Structure" in the Partnership Awards 2019. Previously, he advised the Sponsors in connection with the acquisition and associated financing of a 414 MW gas-fired power plant in Nigeria. He also advised Oando in connection with its $1.65 billion acquisition of the upstream oil & gas assets of ConocoPhillips in Nigeria.