Richard Abadie

Partner and Global Infrastructure Group Leader | PWC

Richard leads PwC’s global Capital Projects & Infrastructure group. This group works with clients on capital projects throughout the project lifecycle from strategy through to delivery. He is also the PwC UK relationship partner with PwC Africa, CEE & ME PwC.

Richard has been a partner at PwC since he joined the firm in 1999. He has over 20 years experience working on privately financed infrastructure projects globally. He has advised governments, regulators, corporates and investors on infrastructure strategy, development and financing. This wide range of experience has exposed him to multiple financing solutions and commercial arrangements in most markets.

Richard has also worked in government (seconded to HM Treasury where he led an infrastructure policy and project team) and in a contractor (Group Five). Richard also works closely on PwC UK's outbound strategy into the key emerging markets of Africa, CEE and the Middle East.