Keith Loke is a partner in the banking and project finance department at HWL Ebsworth. He is based in Sydney.
Keith specialises in bespoke, structured and strategic debt financing. He has substantial experience and particular expertise in complex energy, natural resources and infrastructure project finance, real estate finance, corporate finance, debt restructuring and workouts, and leveraged and acquisition finance. His longstanding clients include banks, investment funds, and major multinational and domestic corporations. He works closely with financial advisers to sponsors and borrowers.
Keith’s practice is centred on advising senior and subordinated lenders, sponsors and borrowers on large-scale financing, refinancing and restructuring transactions, often featuring cross-border multi-tiered multi-sourced funding. He is adept at guiding clients through novel and intricate intercreditor, security, government co-funding, tripartite and commercial arrangements.
Keith is a member of the Australian project finance committee of the Asia Pacific Loan Market Association (APLMA).
Keith’s market-leading experience includes advising: