Watson Farley & Williams
Chris Osborne joined Watson Farley & Williams in 2011 and is head of the Bangkok office’s Corporate Group.
Chris focuses on renewable energy, cross-border M&A, joint ventures, infrastructure projects, and regulatory compliance. He has been based in Thailand since 2001 dealing extensively in mergers, acquisitions and renewable energy involving companies from Europe, Asia, Australia, and the USA. He has advised financial institutions and industry participants on project development, business acquisitions, corporate governance and regulatory compliance impacting the renewable energy sector, where he has advised Thailand’s largest wind energy developers, Solar (Photovoltaic & Thermal), waste to energy and hydroelectric project developers. He advises on all stages of the renewable energy project lifecycle including regulatory & site due to diligence, EPC, PPA, and operations & maintenance contracting, financial agreements and legal issues arising after the commissioning of the project.
He is cited in the Asia Legal 500 directory for Banking & Finance and Chambers directory for Corporate/M&A work.