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Jenny Blackford

Head of Project Finance, UK, Middle East, Africa

Siemens Bank

Biography

I lead the Siemens Bank London Branch and head the Project Finance team for UK, Middle East, Africa region.

With more than 22 years of experience in power project finance, on debt arranging mandates and the provision of debt advisory services for energy transactions. I have been involved in the origination of over 100 mandates across EMEA, focussing on European renewables, the development of our Middle East franchise (primarily water, waste water and renewables) and more recently structuring financing solutions for nascent sectors in energy transition with focus on BESS, grid stability, gigafactories, e-mobility, sustainable transportation, data centres and hydrogen.