Company: Clifford Chance
Biography:Malcolm Turner joined the London office of Clifford Chance more than 20 years ago, before moving to Asia in 1991, where he worked for 10 years in Tokyo and Singapore.
He has been working in the project finance sector for the past 15 years and moved to the firm’s Dubai office in 2004.
Turner has been instrumental in leading Clifford Chance’s energy and infrastructure team in the region, cementing a relationship with Saudi Arabia’s Water & Electricity Company (WEC), resulting in him working on all the utility firm’s power and water deals, including the Ras al-Zour independent water and power project.
He has also led teams on the financing for two Saudi mobile phone licences – Mobily and MTC/Zain – and on petrochemicals and metals and minerals projects such as Yanbu National Petrochemicals Company (Yansab) and Qatar Steel (formerly Qasco).