NEWS RELEASE / January 5, 2009

Launch of AWR Lloyd LLC in Austin, Texas

AWR Lloyd is pleased to announce the establishment of a U.S. subsidiary, AWR Lloyd LLC, in Austin, Texas. With this move, the firm will be well positioned to support its Asian based clientele in accessing opportunities in the North American energy market as well as assisting North American energy companies with accessing debt, equity and strategic partnerships out of Asia. Lilly Teng has joined the firm as the founding partner of AWR Lloyd LLC, bringing with her over twenty-eight years of international energy transaction experience.  AWR Lloyd is building a team around Lilly with a wealth of expertise in oil & gas, renewables and power markets. This combined with the diversified experience of the firm’s partners and senior advisors in energy, metals, and mining will provide a unique platform of physical and financial knowledge for deal execution.

In addition to AWR Lloyd’s foundation clients in the Asia Pacific region, the firm will represent multi-national corporations and independent development companies  seeking to expand into Asian markets as well as cultivating a North America focused commercial/market advisory service. AWR Lloyd’s track record in oil and gas, renewable energy, LNG, and midstream transactions in Asia and North America are detailed on our website (