Vision Infrastructure welcomed Simonna Pencev to our Sydney office last year. Simonna is a lawyer with experience across Construction, Corporate Advisory and M&A, acting for and advising a range of companies, start-ups and global corporations, including international EPC Contractors, across the infrastructure, renewable energy, transport, technology, agriculture and finance sectors. Prior to joining Vision Infrastructure, Simonna worked at a top tier law firm, and a boutique corporate and commercial practice on M&A and major transactions across Australia, Asia and Europe. Simonna was the Insolvency Manager at an ASX listed company, where she managed complex dispute resolution and negotiations, and oversaw claims and proceedings to conclusion.
Simonna has most recently worked on major projects in the infrastructure, utilities and transport industries, assisting in the day-to-day management of claims, issues, disputes and procurement activities. She also works closely with an international EPC Contractor on all manner of transactions and dispute-based work, most recently including advising on, and doing all tasks required in commencing arbitration proceedings against an international chemical manufacturing company.
Simonna is also currently involved in International Construction Arbitration and assisting a leading international arbitration centre in creating a new arbitration division focusing on construction disputes.
Simonna is a confident communicator with strong legal, analytical and strategic problem-solving capabilities to bring commercial solutions. She is energised by the challenge of tackling complex problems and finding a strategy path in resolving client issues.