We are pleased to welcome on board our newest Turkey Council Member:
Dr. Çağdaş Evrim Ergün is a legal specialist in infrastructure projects, project finance and public-private partnerships (PPP). He represented sponsors, lenders and governmental entities in the development and financing of several major projects in the energy, transportation and healthcare sectors for in Turkey, Middle East, Central Asia and Africa for more than 20 years. He is ranked as a leading lawyer by the legal directories, such as European Legal 500 in Project Finance/Projects, Chambers and Partners in Projects & Energy and IFLR in corporate and finance. He holds a Ph.D in administrative law and lectured on energy law, project finance and international arbitration at various universities and other institutions.
1.If you could personally change or influence one thing within infrastructure and/or energy, what would it be?
Increasing the role of environmental strategy and environmental awareness in infrastructure projects.
2. Knowing what you know now, what advice would you give to yourself at the start of your career?
Connect with people both professionally and socially.
3. What do you hope to bring to the Turkey Council?
Develop new ideas and strategies to help stakeholders of the infrastructure sector in Turkey, including governments, sponsors and lenders.