European Infrastructure and Renewables Finance Exchange - Proximo

European Infrastructure and Renewables Finance Exchange

May 30 - May 31, 2019

Lisboa, Portugal


European Infrastructure and Renewables Finance Exchange

(Conducted in English)
May 30 - May 31, 2019
Lisboa, Portugal

Drawing on decades of experience, Proximo's inaugural European Exchange kicks off in Lisbon on the 30th & 31st of May. The 200 strong attendee list is set to host the industry’s major developers, DFIs, institutional investors, insurers and advisory. Join the discussion across an exciting range of new, engaging formats to answer some of the sector’s most pressing questions on the next phase of greenfield assets delivery in Europe:

How will governments go about supplying our infrastructure and renewable energy assets? 

Can PPP structures justify their existence within the future of European infrastructure development?


João Pedro Matos Fernandes
João Pedro Matos Fernandes
Minister of Environment and Energy Transition
State of Portugal
Robert Watt
Robert Watt
Secretary General
Department of Public Expenditure and Reform - Ireland
Antongiulio Marin
Antongiulio Marin
Deputy Head of Unit, DG Mobility and Transport - Transport Investment
European Commission
Jean Bensaid
Jean Bensaid
Managing Director, FIN INFRA - Infrastructure Finance & PPP Unit
Ministry of Economy - France
Phillip Hall
Phillip Hall
Managing Director, Head of Structured Finance, EMEA
MUFG Bank, Ltd
Yann Dumont
Yann Dumont
Chief Executive Officer – Wind and Solar
Dipak Haria
Dipak Haria
Director, Infrastructure Debt Group
Miguel Leal de Faria
Miguel Leal de Faria
Financial Advisor
UTAP - Ministry of Finance - Portugal
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29 May - Pre conference

18:00 Walking tour

A great way to get to know Lisbon, join a casual walking tour of Lisbon amongst conference peers. We'll start at the Altis Grand hotel and finish up at the cocktail reception - details below.

Contact to book your spot! 

18:30 Icebreaker drinks

Icebreaker drinks start at 18:30 for those not on the walking tour at the 

Terraço Chill-Out Limão, Av. Duque de Loulé 83, 1050-089 Lisboa

Conference Day 1

08:30 Registration & Breakfast from

08:55 Conference begins

13:00 Lunch 

17:30 Proximo Deals of the Year Awards

17:45 Rooftop cocktail reception

Cocktails will be served on the panoramic rooftop of the venue.

Conference Day 2

07:30 Morning run

Brush off the cobwebs on a gentle jog around Lisbon with Proximo CEO Dan Sheriff

08:30 Breakfast data briefing

Get up to speed with Proximo's data offerings over breakfast with Dom Kloiber

13:00 Extended networing & close

Lisbon is your oyster!


European Infrastructure and Renewables Finance Exchange will take place at the iconic Altis Grand Hotel,  a landmark 5-star hotel in Lisbon with a prime location in central Lisbon, within walking distance of the Avenida Liberdade (Liberty Avenue) and Lisbon’s picturesque districts. 


To reserve your room at a special rate - inclusive of breakfast - simply email and quote 'PROXIMO2019'. Please be aware that rooms at this rate are limited. 


Lisbon Portela Airport is a short 15-minute drive away from the Altis Grand. Lisbon train station is just a 15-minute walk. 

In the meantime, if you've got any questions - please email and we'll be happy to help. 

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Sponsorship opportunities 

Get the behind-the-scenes treatment with a VIP sponsor package. With a wide range of options available, we can create tailored sponsorship packages to showcase your product to the greatest effect in a great setting. From private meeting rooms to exhibition space; we've got you covered. 

Contact: David Samuel

Speak at the event/ Corporate passes

We offer a range of opportunities for you to showcase your expertise in this exciting marketplace. Recruitment for the best speakers in the industry is well underway but limited so please put yourself forward as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Likewise if you think you might be eligible for  a reduced price corporate pass please get in touch.

Contact: George Khachadourian  

Media partnership and ticketing 

Get in touch with Andrew regarding any issues with registering your place at the event or if you would like to partner with Proximo in delivering world class project finance events in world class locations..

Contact: Andrew Woodhouse

Logistical enquiries 

Please contact Gary with anything relating to logistical queries.

Contact: Gary Coates