Andrew George, a Consulting Associate of TWCOG LLP, is a senior energy industry expert and M&A and business development advisor with over a 20 years’ experience in evaluating energy markets, advising/managing on strategy and executing transactions.
Andrew has acted as leading commercial advisor or as a senior executive on a range of large-scale energy market M&A transactions in Australia and the Asia/Pacific, covering power generation, energy retailing and gas and electricity transmission businesses. Andrew provides senior consulting advice to a range of energy market business and large industrial energy users, including asset sales/acquisitions, and negotiation of long-term supply agreements in both electricity and gas.
Prior to consulting, Andrew’s executive career included roles with Alinta, Santos, and PwC.
Arranging long-term energy offtake and market hedging contracts to underpin construction of the 228MW Lal Lal Wind Farms in Victoria, Australia, between Macquarie Capital as asset owner, a worldwide reinsurer and 2 major industrial energy users
Lead advisor to a major Australian mining business in securing new long-term energy supply for remote off-grid operations and for grid-connected mining assets
Commercial advisor to proposed acquirer of a large Australian minerals processing business, including review of major power purchase agreements and gas supply agreements and development of strategies to manage ongoing energy market risks relating to the business
Lead commercial advisor in due diligence for the AUD $1.4 acquisition of Energy Developments by DUET (now CKI), including assessment of asset values and market outlooks across various jurisdictions including Australia, US, and UK