Speakers / Philippe Du Four
Philippe comes with a wealth of relevant global insurance experience. Prior to joining Marsh in May 2008 Philippe was during more than 10 years the international risk manager for Suez Energy International focusing in particular on the Asia and Middle East Regions of that organisation. During those 10 years he had been involved in successful project financed IWPP and non-IWPP projects for total values in excess of USD20bn in a variety of countries such as Thailand, Laos, Singapore, Philippines, Turkey, Oman, Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, South Africa, Brazil, Peru, Chile, Panama, Argentina, Italy, Hungary, Ireland, Trinidad and Tobago. These projects spanned from Greenfield projects using advanced gas turbine technology or large hydro projects, to challenging brownfield projects or portfolio acquisitions. His involvement included project development, EPC negotiations, LTSA negotiations, construction and operational insurances, political risk insurances, terrorism insurances, project finance matters and claims.
During his time at Marsh he has focused solely on all aspects of power on both operational and construction spanning primarily Asia and the Middle East all from the Singapore hub. He has been involved in all landmark transactions across the regions and personally led all projects to successful financial close. He has closed to date more than 75 IPP Project financings in emerging markets. Next to placement and advisory he is also deeply involved in all large and complex claims.