Inosi Nyatta is a partner in Sullivan & Cromwell’s Finance & Restructuring Group and is co-head of the Firm’s global Project Development & Finance practice. Her award-winning work for clients on a broad range of financing transactions, including project financings, capital markets offerings and cross-border financings, has resulted in her recognition as a “Dealmaker of the Year” by The American Lawyer, a “Project Finance Lawyer of the Year” by Euromoney’s Women in Business Law Awards, a “Project Finance MVP” by Law360 and as one of Crain’s “Notable Diverse Leaders in Law” and “Notable Women in Business”.
Ms. Nyatta has acted for a cross-section of sponsor, financial institution and corporate clients in oil and gas, power, financial, mining, infrastructure, consumer and other sectors in the United States, Europe, Africa, Latin America and elsewhere. She also has experience in a range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, joint venture arrangements and project development arrangements. Ms. Nyatta’s securities offering experience includes debt and equity offerings under Rule 144A and Regulation S, 4(a)(2) private placements, exchange offers and project bonds.
Ms. Nyatta was the pro bono coordinator in the Firm’s London office and is a member of the Firm’s Diversity Committee and S&C’s Women’s Initiative Committee. She was assigned to the London office from 2006 through 2010 and relocated to New York in 2011.