Yulia Lignier

Executive Director, Advisory

Ms. Lignier is an Executive Director at Perella Weinberg Partners. She focuses on advising clients in the Power, Utilities and Infrastructure sectors.

Ms. Lignier has a decade of investment banking experience assisting clients on a wide range of strategic matters. Selected transaction experience includes advising Corsair Infrastructure Partners on the monetisation of the Gateway Fund; Polenergia on the sale of 50% in a development offshore wind project; China Three Gorges on the acquisition of Meerwind, a German offshore wind farm; and advising a number of financial sponsors on infrastructure projects including the acquisition of Currenta, a German utility services company; SAUR, a French water utility and Enbridge’s renewable assets in Germany.

Prior to joining Perella Weinberg Partners in August 2019, Ms. Lignier was at Credit Suisse on the Energy Investment Banking team from 2013 to 2019. Ms. Lignier started her career at HSBC Middle East in Dubai.

Ms. Lignier completed an undergraduate programme focused on Middle Eastern and Mediterranean political studies and earned a Master’s Degree in Finance & Strategy from Sciences Po Paris.