William Browning

Partner - based in UK

Areas of business expertise:

Commercial, legal management, finance, structuring, government negotiations, development strategy and implementation, and risk analysis

Summary profile:

Bill has 30 years' experience in the oil and gas industry. He was part of the original management team of the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli field; from 1997 to 2002 he directed the legal work for the BTC pipeline, and from 2002 he advised on the financing of this $2.6 billion project. Bill has also served in key roles developing the Eastern Caribbean gas pipeline; fertilizer projects in South America; the Trans Anatolian Pipeline. He represented SOCAR in their investment evaluation of the Trans-Adriatic pipeline and the Nabucco pipeline, and has advised on export strategies for clients in East Africa.