Richard advises the President on the OCIM group’s legal affairs.
Richard is an excellent lawyer in international business law, who has developed a strong expertise of merger and acquisitions, in the wide sector of infrastructures : industrials, manufacturing, transportations, metals and mining. Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2000, Richard began his career as a lawyer in Paris. From 2002 to 2015, Richard worked as Legal Director (Infrastructure, Transport and Logistics) in the Bolloré Group, where he was in charge of energy and infrastructures projects for which, he negotiated public-private partnerships with governments, private companies and financial institutions in more than 47 countries. In 2015, he joined King & Wood Mallesons - Paris as a partner. In 2016, Richard joined Baker & McKenzie - Paris, as a partner where, as Head of the “Infrastructure and Project Finance” Department, he supported companies on the financial structuring of their investments in developing countries. In this context, he negotiated for an asian state-owned company the financing, construction and concession by the State of Guinea of the Souapiti and Kaleta hydro-electric power stations. Richard joined OCIM in 2022 to advise its Chairman & CEO on the group’s legal affairs. Richard is a man of pragmatic structuring who masters the most complex and delicate negotiations with precision and diplomacy.
Awarded by Acritas (Thomson Reuters) in its Stellar Lawyers category in 2021
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