Phystone team is built around individuals with strong structured and project finance experience, allowing it to execute large-scale energy and infrastructure projects for its clients in the Middle East and Africa. The firm has advised developers, lenders, governments and contractors on energy and infrastructure investment projects. Services include advising on appropriate structures for a wide range of projects while minimizing risks and optimizing investment returns.

The primary objectives of Phystone are to assist in defining the Project’s specifics, to assess the financial feasibility of the Project, and, should the Project be deemed feasible, to advise the Client with respect to the structuring and execution of the Transaction.

Design and Development of new projects:

  • Identifying new projects
  • Identifying of sponsor
  • Bid Stage Advisory
  • Selection of a technical partner(s)
  • Contractual Framework Design
  • Permitting Process Review

Advising on feasibility and financing structure:

  • Conducting comprehensive feasibility studies
  • Performing Financial Modeling and analysis
  • Assessing the project borrowing capacity  and advising on appropriate capital structure
  • Identifying likely financing sources including commercial banks, ECAs, official  agencies, institutional investors and investment funds
  • Assessing public and private sources of risk insurance and credit enhancements
  • Assessing legal and regulatory considerations,

Transaction Execution:

  • Advise on optimal corporate structure for the Project
  • Completion of full legal due diligence on the Project and the Transaction
  • Coordination of Road Show
  • Negotiate with the prospective investors and lenders and follow-up on Investment and Credit approval processes
  • Advise on interest currency and/or inflation mitigation
  • Support throughout documentation
  • Deal Closing

Other support functions:

  • Implementing Corporate Governance
  • Applying Control Mechanism (reporting systems and dashboards)

Advising and implementing operational procedures