Beatriz Plaza holds a double degree in Law and Business Administration from Universidad Pontificia Comillas ICAI-ICADE (E-3).
She joined Herbert Smith Freehills´Energy and Infrastructure department in 2010, from where, after 12 years of law practice at the firm, has now been hired by CountourGlobal as head of Legal.
At Herbert Smith Freehills, Beatriz was a senior associate with experience in renewable energy and infrastructure transactions, including M&A transactions, project financing and restructuring transactions and development of renewable energy and infrastructure projects.
Beatriz has broad experience advising banks, industrial clients and investment funds in transactions of renewable energy, infrastructure, mining and water sectors as well as projects. She advises clients in project development, M&A transactions, project financing transactions and equity capital markets transactions in Spain.
In particular, Beatriz has experience in advising banks, borrowers and sponsors in banking and finance matters. She focuses on acquisition finance, project finance and general corporate finance. Likewise, Beatriz has experience in Corporate Law. She has advised domestic and international public and private companies on acquisitions, private equity and joint ventures.