Ashurst has hired a project finance partner in Paris.

Mark Barges joins from Linklaters Paris office where he was a banking and projects counsel and had worked for more than 13 years. 

He is dual-qualified in France and England and Wales, and he advises lenders and sponsors on French and international projects, and has focus on Africa.

This hire by Ashurst follows the recent additions of partners Simon Moore in London and Matt Wood in Abu Dhabi.