Lee McDonald is a partner at Ashurst and Practice Group Lead of Corporate Projects for Asia-Pacific. Lee has more than 20 years' experience specialising in transport, construction and infrastructure projects in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. In particular, Lee has considerable expertise in all aspects of the rail industry, including in respect of infrastructure provision, franchising, rolling stock procurement and regulatory matters. His clients include public sector bodies, funders, rolling stock manufacturers, sponsors and contractors. Lee has acted on rail PPPs in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia, successfully completing many public sector procurements.