Multi-year strategy consulting assignment – small Southeast Asian conglomerate to multi-billion dollar Asia-Pacific energy player

In 2000, AWR Lloyd started working for a small Southeast Asian conglomerate. The company had suffered during the ‘Asian economic crisis’ and was looking to reinvent itself going forward. The company was involved in a number of different businesses with few synergies: a goods port, power projects, a chemicals investment, industrial minerals mines and some … Continued

Rock Cavern Oil Storage Feasibility Studies

AWR Lloyd advised a joint venture between PetroVietnam and a Korean consortium in relation to two underground rock cavern oil storage projects in Dung Quat and Nghi Son.

LNG Strategic Options

In Vietnam, AWR Lloyd conducted a study for PV Gas, the state-owned monopoly, regarding LNG opportunities in the country.

Gas Monetization

In Malaysia, AWR Lloyd provided HESS with gas monetization options which led to negotiations with Petronas.

Coal and Copper Investment

In Africa, AWR Lloyd advised private equity clients on investments in coal in South Africa and copper in the DRC.

Steel Wirerod Acquisition Advisory

AWR Lloyd advised a large Indian steel group on its downstream steel acquisition strategy in Southeast Asia, focusing on two steel wirerod mill acquisitions in Thailand: one listed with around 0.5Mtpa of wirerod, annealed wire products and screw products output and one with 0.4Mtpa of wirerod output. The work included detailed valuation and strategic advice.

Coal Merger Transactions and Corporate Finance Strategy

In Australia AWR Lloyd advised a coalmining company on five M&A transactions over a five year period, two of which were successfully completed. AWR Lloyd also advised the same company on aspects of its strategy and investor relations.

Coal Mine And Coal-Fired Power Investment Strategy

In Thailand AWR Lloyd advised a large mining-power group on aspects of its strategy and valuation relating to its coalmines in the north of the country, a large contract-mining operation and a coal-fired power operation.

$0.5 Billion Coal Mining Acquisition

AWR Lloyd acted as strategic and financial advisor in relation to a $0.5 billion acquisition of a coal mine and coal project in Shanxi Province, China including an operational underground mine producing 4Mtpa and a 6Mtpa greenfield project.