"[Benjamin] is a real star, with a great focus on Myanmar," "'ahead of the curve' for his work in Myanmar"
Chambers Asia Pacific 2016
Benjamin Thompson is a Partner in the Singapore office of Mayer Brown JSM and is a member of the Global Projects Group. He has more than ten years' experience in project financings throughout Asia and has advised both sponsors and lenders on a number of the highest profile power projects in the Indochina region, including the Nam Ngiep 1, Nam Ngum 3 and Xe Pian Xe Namnoy hydropower projects in Laos PDR and the Nong Saeng and Gulf U-Thai IPP projects in Thailand. Ben also has substantial experience in Indonesia, and is at the forefront of developments in the emerging Myanmar power sector, where he has advised lenders and sponsors on a number of power projects, including the Myingyan IPP, Myanmar's first internationally tendered power project.