Cape Town

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Highly regarded


Bar admissions:

South Africa


South Africa

Practice areas:

Project development
Project finance

Industry sectors:

Social infrastructure

Andrew van Niekerk is a Director in CDH's Corporate & Commercial practice, and Head of our Projects & Infrastructure sector. Andrew provides specialist EPC / PPP / IPP related legal services in the infrastructure, energy, mining and resources, transport and real estate domains.  

  • Advised Exxaro Resources Limited as sponsor counsel in respect of the Lephalale photovoltaic ("PV") project.
  • Advised Belulane Gas Company (BGC) as sponsor counsel in respect an LNG import, regasification and pipeline transmission project in Mozambique;
  • Advised Atlantica Yield plc in respect of transfer of the O&M Agreement and operational personnel for the KaXu CSP Project as part of its acquisition of Abengoa’s shares in KaXu CSP Project.
  • Advised Ncondezi (Pty) Ltd in respect of an integrated mine and coal fired power plant project.
  • Advised Calculus (Pty) Ltd in respect of an integrated process plant and power plant project in Namibia.

  • Project development
  • Project finance

  • Energy
  • Mining
  • Natural resources
  • Oil and gas

  • South Africa

  • BA (Private Law) and LLB degrees, University of Cape Town