December 12, 2019 - 9.00am
Location: Sule Shangri – La Hotel, Yangon
On 12th and 13th of December, by the support of Australian Government, IFC under the Myanmar Hydropower Developers’ Association (MHDA) will conduct a training program called “FIDIC Conditions of Contract Training Program” at Sule Shangri-La Hotel, Yangon. Detailed program can be found here.
At the first day of program, Mr.Edwin Vanderbruggen, Senior Partner of VDB Loi will be giving a welcoming speech and Mr.Marc Maung, Manager of VDB Loi will be giving a presentation titled "Importance of Contract Administration in Construction of Hydropower Projects in Myanmar".
Edwin is the senior partner of VDB Loi and a leading foreign legal advisor living in Myanmar since 2012. A frequent advisor to the Government on transactions and privatizations in energy, transportation and telecom, he is widely recognized for his “vast knowledge” (Legal 500) and his ability “to get difficult things through the bureaucracy ” (Chambers, 2016). He advises international financial institutions on their largest Myanmar transactions, oil and gas supermajors, a greenfield multi- billion US$ telecom project and the Japanese Government on the Thilawa SEZ. He assisted two newly licensed foreign banks setup in Myanmar, acted for the sponsor of an 800MUS$ urban infrastructure PPP project and worked on 6 out of 7 power deals inked in 2016.
Marc Maung has over 8 years of professional experience in business development and project management for various businesses, including trading and distribution, manufacturing, logistics, agriculture, energy, and infrastructure development. He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Management Degree in Finance from Singapore Management University. He has worked both in Myanmar and overseas, and with many international companies on energy and infrastructure projects.