Pacifico has recruited and works closely with an impressive group of advisors and expert consultants to help develop this new cross-border HVDC project. The Company has retained firms in Chile and Peru to handle issues arising under regional laws as well as local regulatory requirements. The Company's team of consulting firms includes the following:
HVDC Technology Partner
The Siemens Energy Management Division is one of the leading global suppliers of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power.
As the trusted partner for the development and extension of an efficient and reliable power infrastructure, the Energy Management Division provides utility companies and industries with the portfolio that meets their needs. This includes facilities and systems for the low-voltage and distribution power grid level, smart grid and energy automation solutions, power supply for industrial plants, and high-voltage transmission systems.
For more information please visit www.siemens.com and www.energy.siemens.com/hq/en/power-transmission/hvdc
Strategic Advisor and Partner
LV Peru Invest is a boutique investment and financial consultancy firm in Lima, Peru focused on: financial advisory services, valuations and fairness opinions, economic research, macroeconomic reporting, business planning, and due diligence. The firm focuses primarily on mining, energy, real estate, agricultural and commercial activities within Peru and also has a global reach through strategic alliances across the Americas. The firm's associates have extensive global experience in providing advice and executing transactions in a variety of industries. The firm was founded by Luis Miguel Valdivieso, the former Peruvian Minister of Economy and Finance and former Peruvian ambassador to the United States.
JCM Capital Ltd. ("JCM") is a Canadian-based private equity firm that focuses on the development of transmission and solar photovoltaic projects in North America, Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa. Founded in 2009, JCM manages both development and construction equity investments that target HVDC transmission and solar PV projects. To date, JCM has completed over 70 projects representing USD$120 million in construction and long-term equity. Currently JCM has invested in over 400 MW of solar PV projects under development as well as the 1,000 MW Lake Erie Connector HVDC project and the 1,000 MW Pacifico HVDC Link project.
Engineering Design Service Provider
With nearly 100,000 employees – including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals – serving clients in more than 150 countries around the world, AECOM is a premier, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm.
AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firms by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings. The company is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural and social environments. AECOM is a Fortune 500 company and its winning combination – innovation, efficiency, global reach and collaboration – benefits clients, communities and stakeholders around the globe. AECOM companies, including URS and Hunt Construction Group, had revenue of $19.5 billion during the 12 months ended September 30, 2014.
More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com
LEI is a global economic, financial, and strategic advisory professional services firm specializing in energy, water, and infrastructure. The firm combines detailed understanding of specific network and commodity industries, such as electricity generation and distribution, with sophisticated analysis and a suite of proprietary quantitative models to produce reliable and comprehensible results. The firm has advised private sector clients, market institutions, and governments on privatization, asset valuation, deregulation, tariff design, market power, and strategy in virtually all deregulated markets worldwide.
Peruvian Legal Counsel
Miranda & Amado is a law firm based in Lima, Peru, which provides legal services in all areas of the economic activity. The firm has approximately 120 attorneys on staff. The firm provides direct, specific and efficient legal counsel by consistently incorporating best legal practices.
Chilean Legal Counsel
Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados is a full service Chilean law firm comprised of highly qualified professionals all with extensive and recognized professional track records and experience. Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana’s success and recognition is based on the firm’s unwavering support of its clients, the high quality of services rendered and the specialized and creative goal oriented approach provided by its various teams. The firm is composed of over 70 professionals many of whom completed their studies in the most prestigious universities both in Chile and abroad (United States, England, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Spain). Furthermore, their attorneys have also worked in major law firms in the United States, Canada and Europe.