Profiles

1 October 2014 - Give it a Year

There are a lot of personal and professional milestones for WSP director Gary McCarthy over the next few months. As he tells Amanda Nicholls, coping with change is what his career has been built on Read more...

1 October 2014 - In Union

No independence, but greater devolution to Scotland means the country’s infrastructure will be even more important, says the Scottish Futures Trust’s chief executive Barry White Read more...

30 September 2014 - Home Improvements

Andy Hobart, managing director of Wates Living Space, discusses the changing nature of housebuilding programmes Read more...

1 September 2014 - The Credit Crunch Did Us a Favour

For some in the banking sector, the global financial crisis offered opportunities as well as challenges. Nord LB’s Sean Cook explains Read more...

8 July 2014 - A big impression

The Philippines’ PPP Center Deputy Executive Director Sherry-Ann Austria discusses progress, after a successful night at the Partnerships Awards 2014 Read more...

1 July 2014 - Banking on Europe

The European Investment Bank’s Nicholas Jennett talks to Paul Jarvis about Project Bonds, EPEC and the future of finance on the Continent Read more...

1 July 2014 - An Assured return

Monoline Assured Guaranty has made a strong return to the PFI market over the past 12 months. Managing director of European infrastructure Dominic Nathan tells Paul Jarvis that it is only the beginning Read more...

18 June 2014 - Making things happen

Irina Zapatrina, head of the Ukrainian PPP Centre, speaks to James Kenny about the current climate in the country, and its budding PPP plans Read more...

1 June 2014 - New RICS

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has been refocusing its attention on infrastructure. Alan Muse tells Paul Jarvis why it’s just what the industry needs Read more...

1 June 2014 - Rail Reloaded

The rail franchising programme is up and running again, with new opportunities for investors. The Department for Transport’s franchising director Peter Wilkinson tells Paul Jarvis how things are going Read more...

1 May 2014 - He Wates

Stephen Beechey is managing director of education and investment at Wates Group. He tells Paul Jarvis about plans for growth under a new chief executive, and about the PF2 procurement process Read more...

1 May 2014 - Finding the Market

Robert Marr, director of infrastructure and project finance at consultancy Artelia, tells Paul Jarvis how innovation is the key to survival in today’s partnerships world Read more...

1 April 2014 - Back in the Game

Laughlan Waterston never believed the banking market had turned its back on PPPs for good. He tells Paul Jarvis why he kept the faith and what to expect from the funding community in the future Read more...

1 April 2014 - Building Blocks

Lack of pipeline may be a constant claim from the industry but there is still plenty to do in the UK, explains Balfour Beatty Investments’ managing director of social infrastructure, David Swarbrick Read more...

13 March 2014 - Building for a new dawn

With the Government of Tanzania refocusing on infrastructure PPPs, Clyde & Co's Peter Kasanda ponders investment opportunities in the country. Read more...

1 March 2014 - Safe Passage

With a new name and new owners, all eyes are now on Bellrock. New chief executive Martin Holt outlines the future of the FM business to Paul Jarvis Read more...

1 March 2014 - A Slow Road

Deloitte’s infrastructure and capital projects leader Nick Prior sees some signs of progress in the UK market, but there remains plenty more to do Read more...

1 February 2014 - The Buck Stops Here

Infrastructure UK’s head of infrastructure finance Doug Segars is pioneering the UK Guarantees initiative to provide £50bn to underpin vital infrastructure projects across the UK. He spoke to Paul Jarvis about the initiative and its challenges at the UK Partnerships Forum in December Read more...

1 February 2014 - Travelling Light

Transport is being targeted as a major opportunity for infrastructure investment in the UK. Arup’s Stefan Sanders tells Paul Jarvis where the private sector can get involved Read more...

7 January 2014 - Eastern Promise

Like many parts of Eastern Europe, Lithuania has ambitious plans. Jonas Kimontas from public agency Invest Lithuania, discusses prospects for 2014 Read more...

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Lacking inspiration

Party conference season has yet to shine any light on what a new government might do in infrastructure come next May

KPMG's James Stewart discusses global trends in PPP

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 DLA Piper 3230 mill
2 Hogan Lovells 2700 mill
3 Allen & Overy 1407 mill
4 Pinsent Masons 1216 mill
5 Ashurst 944 mill