Tina Blazquez-Lopez

Board Member

Start date with DI: February 2019

Where I am based: Dubai, UAE.

What I do: I provide advice, support and direction to Development Initiatives in my role as Board Member.

Previous experience: I am a project and corporate finance lawyer with leading global firm Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP whose practice focuses on complex international energy and infrastructure projects across a range of sectors including power (both traditional and renewable), oil and gas, mining, transport, ports, property and telecoms. Based in Dubai, my focus is on emerging market economies, particularly in Africa and the Middle East; I advise a wide range of clients including governments, banks and other financial institutions, sponsors, and equity investors.