Chris Oliver


Chris has over 20 years of experience in the finance industry of which the last 15 has focused exclusively on infrastructure project finance where he has successfully structured, negotiated, executed and invested in over $25 billion of economic and social infrastructure projects.

Chris has a thorough, ground-up understanding of all facets of infrastructure development and finance enabling him to provide consortium and Capella team leadership roles as well having oversight of commercial negotiations and financial structuring to drive a best for project solution.

Chris is particularly experienced in developing innovative solutions to the infrastructure markets most complicated greenfield projects and has one of the most successful track records in the infrastructure market including leading the Spark consortium for the largest ever Australian PPP, the $11.1 billion North East Link Primary Package.

Given Chris’ experience and successful track record, Chris has formed strong, lasting relationships across multiple projects with key market clients, sponsors, investors and lenders.