Andrea Chao specialises in projects and procurement and is recommended for a high level of service and sector knowledge in The Legal 500 and IFLR. She has a wide range of experience in the energy and construction sectors, with a focus on innovative contracts. She has worked on projects based on PPP/PFI (DBFM(O)) contracts, alliancing and early contractor involvement. She is currently advising several employers, contracting authorities and branch organisations on the development of new precedents of innovative contracts. Andrea is a member of the Dutch council of the International Project Finance Association as well as a member of the editorial board of the Dutch Construction Law Review, issued by the Dutch Institute for Construction Law.