Anton Mélard de Feuardent
Anton Mélard de Feuardent is an economic and financial expert, specialised in the valuation of assets and businesses, and the economic modelling of contracts, public-private partnerships and financial instruments.
For more than 20 years, he has worked across various industries (oil, gas and mining; water, waste, electricity; construction and infrastructure; telecom, aerospace and defence; distribution, retail and franchise; banking and insurance; real estate, hotel and leisure).
He developed a thorough knowledge of the contractual relations between governments and companies and a comprehensive understanding of the key economic and financial principles underlying the valuation of such contracts.
Anton de Feuardent has assisted more than 30 governments, the International Monetary Fund and other leading international institutions in contract negotiations, the definition of tax policies and regulatory frameworks as well as the public administration of complex contracts. He also is a trusted advisor to numerous companies, banks and investors, providing economic and financial figures for analysis and decision-making.
Anton de Feuardent has testified or submitted expert testimony as an independent expert on damages, economics and financial issues in more than 50 cases, before domestic courts, international arbitration tribunals in both investment and commercial cases (ICSID, ICC, LCIA, PCA, ad hoc) as well as competition authorities. He has also served as an advisor and mediator in many litigation and international arbitration cases.
Prior to joining Fair Links in 2008, Anton de Feuardent worked with Arthur Andersen, then Ernst & Young in Paris, where he last served as a Director in the consulting, valuation and litigation division.
Anton de Feuardent is a member of the Royal Economic Society (UK), the Société Française des
He holds a Master in Economics from the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences-Po, France) as well as a Bachelor in Management from the University of London (UK) and University of Madrid (Spain).
Anton de Feuardent regularly lectures at the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences-Po, France) and the Institut Français du Pétrole et des Énergies Nouvelles (IFPEN, France).
Anton is a native French speaker and is fluent in English and Spanish with some good knowledge in Italian.