Ben Shorten

Global Project Development & Finance Practice Group Leader
Shearman & Sterling

Ben Shorten is the Global Project Development & Finance Practice Group Leader at Shearman & Sterling, based in London. He advises both sponsors and lenders on the development and financing of energy and infrastructure projects, with a particular focus on hydrogen, power & water and oil & gas. He is currently advising on the $6.5 billion NEOM green hydrogen project, the largest green H2 megaproject under construction, and recently advised on the $12.5 billion Jazan hydrogen project financing (PFI's Global Deal of the Year 2021).