Athens Investment Summit welcomes Watson Farley & Williams as Sponsors and Speakers

Published on 05/02/2016 in Athens Investment Summit

Athens Investment Summit welcomes Watson Farley & Williams as Sponsors and Speakers


Athens: 5 February 2016

 

We are pleased to announce that Watson Farley & Williams have become sponsors of the 2016 Athens Investment Summit.

Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) is an international sector-focused law firm that operates in 11 countries, within 14 offices around the globe.

WFW’s office in Greece was established in 1984, and today includes 7 partners and 23 associates, advising on both English and Greek law are trusted with some of the most significant deals in the market. The team at WFW has a long-standing track record as a leading provider of commercial legal advice in the domestic market, on multi-jurisdictional matters and to international parties looking to finance, invest or operate in Greece.

WFW Athens branch is highly regarded for its maritime, energy and infrastructure, real estate, and banking and finance sector expertise. The practitioners act for sponsors, borrowers and lenders in the energy sector and work on major multi-million euro transactions and projects, as well as on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances and shareholder issues for companies within the sector.

We are honoured that two WFW Partners will be presenting at the Summit:

  • Virginia Murray has agreed to moderate the second morning plenary session on Financing Investments in Greece. Virginia Murray is a partner in the international Project & Structured Finance Group of Watson, Farley & Williams, and head of the Greek law corporate, projects and finance practice of the Greek office.

  • Nikolaos Kostikas will  speak in the afternoon plenary session on tourism investments, on the subject of key considerations,  investment structuring and transaction advisory in this important field. Nikolaos Kostikas is a partner in the Project & Structured Finance Group. 

This collective local and international expertise presents a valuable addition to the Athens Investment Summit, and a powerful resource for investors in Greece.

For further information on Watson, Farley & Williams, please contact:

Eleni Sofou
Business Development & Marketing Manager
6th Floor, Building B
348 Syngrou Avenue
Kallithea 176‐74
Athens  
T: +30 210 455 7321
F: +30 210 459 4004
http://www.wfw.com/countries/greece/