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    Phil White
    Managing Partner

    UK

    Phil White

    Managing Partner
    UK
     

    Phil joined 3i in 2007 and is Managing Partner and Head of 3i’s Infrastructure business and a member of 3i’s Executive Committee, Investment Committee and Group Risk Committee.

    Phil is a non-executive Director of Wireless Infrastructure Group.

    Prior to joining 3i, he was Division Director in Macquarie’s Infrastructure Funds business, where he managed investments in the transport sector. Phil has over 20 years of infrastructure investment, advisory and finance experience from earlier roles at Barclays and WestLB.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232

    Elenia video

    3i’s Phil White and Elenia’s CEO, Tapani Liuhala, and COO, Jorma Myllymäki, discuss how Elenia grew and developed during our 5 year partnership.

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    James Dawes
    CFO

    UK

    James Dawes

    CFO
    UK
     

    James is Chief Financial Officer (‘CFO’) of 3i’s Infrastructure business and joined 3i in January 2016.

    He manages the operational, financial and reporting requirements for the Infrastructure business within 3i Group, as well as performing CFO duties for 3i Infrastructure.

    Prior to joining 3i, James was with Legal & General Investment Management, where he held a number of senior finance roles, including Finance Director of LGV Capital from 2007 to 2015.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232

    James Dawes

    James Dawes speaks to Pensions Age about how, and why, pension funds should be looking at infrastructure as an investment opportunity

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    Matt Barker
    Partner

    UK

    Matt Barker

    Partner
    UK
     

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
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    3i’s Phil White and Matt Barker tell the story of our investment in Wireless Infrastructure Group (WIG).
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    John Cavill
    Partner

    UK

    John Cavill

    Partner
    UK
     

    John is a Partner in 3i’s Infrastructure team in London and joined 3i in 2013.

    John leads the asset management activity for the projects portfolio and is responsible for setting the strategy for asset management activities, overseeing implementation of value protection and enhancement activities, and overseeing performance reporting. John was a non-executive Director of WIG and XLT.

    Previously, John was a director at Barclays Infrastructure, St Modwen Properties plc, Land Securities Trillium and Vinci Investments.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
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    Find out how 3i Infrastructure and XLT worked together to deliver 115 new trains on time and on budget
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    Aaron Church
    Partner

    UK

    Aaron Church

    Partner
    UK
     

    Aaron joined 3i in 2013 and is a Partner in 3i’s Infrastructure team in London, where his focus is on origination, execution and asset management of economic infrastructure investments.

    He has extensive infrastructure investing experience across the transport, utilities, energy and waste sectors. He was a senior deal team member on the acquisitions of Joulz, Attero, Tampnet, Infinis, Oiltanking Ghent/Terneuzen and ESVAGT.

    Aaron is currently a non-executive Director of Joulz, Attero and Oiltanking Singapore.

    Prior to joining 3i, he was an infrastructure investor at HRL Morrison & Co in Europe and Australasia, having started his career at the Boston Consulting Group.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
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    Anna Dellis
    Partner

    UK / Infrastructure

    Anna Dellis

    Partner
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Anna joined 3i in 2006, is a Partner in the Infrastructure team in London, and leads asset management for the portfolio of economic infrastructure investments.

    Over the last 14 years, Anna has had a leading role on many of the large infrastructure investments made by 3i, including Elenia and Eversholt Rail. In 2015, she led the successful bid for 45% stakes in Oiltanking terminals in Ghent and Terneuzen. Anna holds board positions at the Oiltanking companies in Singapore, Amsterdam, Terneuzen, Ghent and Malta.

    Prior to 3i, Anna advised on infrastructure transactions at PricewaterhouseCoopers. She is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
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    Stéphane Grandguillaume
    Partner

    France

    Stéphane Grandguillaume

    Partner
    France
     

    Stéphane is a Partner in 3i’s Infrastructure team in Paris and joined 3i in November 2013. Stéphane leads 3i’s Infrastructure business in France and is responsible for origination, execution and fundraising in relation to project opportunities across Europe.

    Stéphane is a non-executive Director of Valorem and Ionisos.

    Previously, Stéphane headed Barclays Infrastructure in Paris and prior to that was head of Egis Investment Partners.

    3i office address

    29 rue de Berri
    75008 Paris
    France
    + 33 1 73 15 11 00

     

    Investments

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    3i’s Stéphane Grandguillaume and Frédéric Lanoë, CEO of Valorem, discuss their partnership and Valorem’s growth plans.
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    Nigel Middleton
    Partner

    UK

    Nigel Middleton

    Partner
    UK
     

    Nigel is a Partner in 3i’s Infrastructure team in London and joined 3i in November 2013.

    Nigel is involved in investment appraisal and management of investments in infrastructure projects in various funds managed by 3i. In the early 2000s, he led the formation and management of Infrastructure Investors (‘I2’), a pioneering secondary market infrastructure fund established as a joint venture between Barclays, Société Générale and 3i Group. He established and continues to manage BIIF, a long-term ’buy and hold‘ PPP fund which acquired I2 in 2009.

    Previously, Nigel was a Managing Director at Barclays Infrastructure and, prior to that, head of PFI/PPP Advisory Services at PwC and worked at HM Treasury.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
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    Scott Moseley
    Partner

    UK

    Scott Moseley

    Partner
    UK
     

    Scott joined 3i in 2007 and is a Partner in the Infrastructure team in London. With Bernardo he leads the team’s origination and execution platform. He has extensive experience in European infrastructure, spanning utilities, transportation and social infrastructure.

    Scott led the investments in Tampnet, ESVAGT, Elenia and XLT, and was a senior team member on Eversholt. He led the successful divestments of Elenia and XLT as well as previously being responsible for junior debt investments in Arqiva, Associated British Ports, Télédiffusion de France, Thames Water and Viridian.

    He is currently a non-executive Director on the boards of Tampnet and ESVAGT.

    3i office address

    UK
    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
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    Tim Short
    Partner

    UK / Infrastructure

    Tim Short

    Partner
    UK / Infrastructure
     

    Tim joined 3i in 2007 and is a Partner in 3i’s Infrastructure team in London, where his focus is on the origination, execution and debt financing of infrastructure investments.

    His transaction experience includes Attero, Elenia, ESVAGT, Infinis, Ionisos, Joulz, Oystercatcher, Tampnet, TCR and WIG.

    Tim is currently a non-executive Director of Infinis.

    Prior to joining 3i, he was at RBC Capital Markets, having started his career in the European financial restructuring group at Houlihan Lokey.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232
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    Bernardo Sottomayor
    Partner

    UK

    Bernardo Sottomayor

    Partner
    UK
     

    Bernardo is a Partner in 3i’s Infrastructure team in London and joined 3i in 2015, and with Scott leads the team’s origination and execution platform. He was a senior deal team member on the recent investments by the Company in Joulz, TCR, Infinis, Attero, Alkane Energy and the recent acquisition of Ionisos.

    Bernardo holds board positions at TCR, Attero and Joulz.

    Bernardo has over 20 years’ experience of investing and advising in infrastructure and was previously a partner at Antin Infrastructure, which managed funds investing in infrastructure opportunities across Europe. Prior to Antin, Bernardo was Managing Director, Head of Acquisitions for Deutsche Bank’s European infrastructure fund. His prior experience was in utilities, as Head of M&A at Energias de Portugal, and in infrastructure advisory with UBS and Citigroup.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232

     

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