Charlie Wright is a Senior Associate in Eversheds Sutherland’s clean energy and sustainability group. Charlie is based in the London office. Charlie has worked on a number of national and international M&A transactions in the clean energy sector. Charlie has a particular focus on solar PV, wind, biomass and geothermal.
Recent examples of his experience include:
■ Acting for a Chinese SOE on its acquisitions of solar and wind projects in Brazil.
■ Acting for a UK developer on its Spanish and Italian grid parity projects.
■ Acting for an Italian UK developer on its Italian grid parity projects.
■ Acting for Sycamore Capital on its acquisition and sale of solar assets in Italy.
■ Advising Blackrock on its acquisition of a portfolio of solar PV assets in the UK.
■ Advising a UK fund on its investment in African solar projects.
■ Advising a US development fund on its solar PV project in Jordan.
■ Advising an Irish developer on its solar PV investments in Italy.
■ Advising a UK utility on its solar PV investments in Italy.
■ Acting for a Chinese SOE on its acquisition of a wind portfolio in Latin America.
■ Advising a Saudi investor on its Greek wind investments.
■ Acting for developer Estover Energy on its sale of a biomass CHP plant in Kent.
■ Advising a UK utility on its biomass CHP plant disposal.
■ Advising a UK fund on its investment in African geothermal projects.
■ Advising UK developer, Geothermal Engineering, on its investment in the United Downs project.
Charlie has worked in Eversheds Milan and Paris offices and is fluent in Italian and competent in French.