Laughlan Waterston

Managing Director, Head of Corporate & Project Finance, Middle East

Laughlan Waterston


Laughlan Waterston is the Head of Corporate & Project Finance at SMBC’s Middle East Department based in Dubai. Laughlan has 25 years experience in banking with more than 20 years experience of project and structured finance. He has experience on a wide variety of projects and corporates in the energy and infrastructure sectors including power, renewable energy and oil& gas, petrochemicals, waste to energy/ wastewater, utilities, social infrastructure and transportation. His roles include structured finance MLA lending, corporate finance, acquisition finance, green/sustainable finance, financial advisory, capital markets and LP investment.

Speaker at these events:

Capital Markets Saudi Arabia 2022

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Middle East 2021

Project, ECA & Structured Finance MENA 2020 - Virtual Conference