Başak Göksu Sarı is a Partner in the Firm’s Corporate Law and Projects Department and also a member of GSI Corporate Communication Board. She is a transactional lawyer who has been with the Firm since 2010. Her practice concentrates primarily on corporate law transactions, project development and project finance.
Ms. Sarı has significant experience in all aspects of project development and finance matters with a special focus on renewable energy and natural gas. She has detailed knowledge regarding financing, implementation and operation of projects. Over the years, she had led negotiations of and drafted engineering procurement & construction (EPC) contracts, supply & installation contracts, service & maintenance contracts for owners/employers and also contractors engaged in energy and infrastructure projects. She has worked on complex natural gas supply, purchase and off-take agreements. Additionally, she has frequently advised her clients on regulatory issues involving their line of business in regulated areas of law such as IT & telecommunications, energy and media law.
Ms. Sarı has well-established practice in mergers & acquisitions (M&A), law of corporations and corporate governance matters as well. She regularly represented her clients in their cross-border transactions involving takeovers, mergers & acquisitions, and complex shareholders’ disputes.
Ms. Sarı is known for her skills in structuring business organizations and joint ventures based on the needs of her clients and the realities of business life. She has worked on a number of share purchase and shareholders’ agreements in the past involving both multinational and local groups of companies.
By virtue of her transactional experience in different fields of law, Ms. Sarı is well equipped to analyze and adequately address the risks in different types of project agreements and cutting-edge corporate transactions.