Darko is a counsel in the global energy and infrastructure group in Paris, specialising in project and asset finance. He focuses on the development and financing of energy and infrastructure projects, PPPs, public infrastructure projects, highly regulated projects and complex multi-tranched, issuer-borrower and hybrid debt and bond financings.
Darko regularly advises sponsors (both industrial and investment sponsors), lenders, multilateral institutions, host governments, contractors and offtakers on a number of projects in the energy and infrastructure sectors. His experience in the infrastructure sector includes advising on the development and financing of airports, seaports, roads, toll roads, railways, hospitals and telecoms, among others. His experience in the energy sector includes advising on the development and financing of various power plants, hydropower plants, and CCGT, wind, solar, biomass, petrochemical and industrial projects. He advises on both the project and finance documentation mainly in France, Europe and Africa. Additionally, he has been actively involved in recent years advising on the financing of large privatisations and M&A transactions in various sectors.
Admitted to the Paris Bar as avocat à la cour, Darko is fluent in French, English and Serbo-Croatian.