Add new comment

2019 Best candidate and best Master Thesis: Matthias Brzezinski

Dec 16 2019


The 2019 Executive M.B.L.-HSG "Alumni Award" for the best candidate was awarded to Matthias Brzezinski, E.M.B.L.-HSG; Mag. iur.; Legal Counsel - European Investment Bank.

Matthias is dual-qualified as Austrian attorney (Rechtsanwalt) and Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales. After having spent several years with leading Austrian law firms working in the fields of international arbitration, corporate M&A, and banking/finance, Matthias has joined the European Investment Bank (EIB) as an in-house legal counsel in 2015. Since then, he has advised the EIB on 50+ transactions in Central Europe, with a particular focus on infrastructure finance and the renewable energy sector. His personal emphasis lies on transactions in the field of green and sustainable finance and in the transition to a low-carbon economy.

Matthias' master thesis on "Investment Protection in Renewable Energy Projects - Standards of protection to investors under the Energy Charter Treaty against adversary changes to Renewable Energy support policies" was awarded as the best thesis of the class of 2019.

The aim of Matthias’ thesis was to dwell on his professional experience as a dispute resolution and transactional counsel in order to provide practical advice to investors on the structuring of investments in the renewable energy sector. Read more: Abstract_Matthias_Brzezinski.pdf

We congratulate Matthias on his success!

Filtered HTML

  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Enter the characters shown in the image.