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Appointments United Arab Emirates

Shearman & Sterling welcomes Omar Alkaffas to its partnership 

Global law firm Shearman & Sterling has announced the election of Omar Alkaffas (pictured) as a Project Development & Finance (PDF) partner in Abu Dhabi.  Alkaffas advises governments on strategic, regulatory, and fiscal matters, corporates and financial institutions on joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions and project development and finance transactions. He has advised on several […]

IPOs Transport United Arab Emirates

Salik, Dubai’s road-toll operator to sell a 20% stake via

Salik Company, Dubai’s exclusive toll gate operator, has announced its intention to proceed with an initial public offering (IPO) and to list its ordinary shares for trading on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM).  As per the released statement, 1.5 billion shares each with a nominal value of AED0.01 will be made available in the Offering, representing […]

Deal & transactions Oil & Gas United Arab Emirates

TAQA and ADNOC come together to acquire Masdar stake from Mubadala

Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA), Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Mubadala Investment Company have entered into binding agreements for TAQA and ADNOC to purchase stakes in Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) from Mubadala. The partnership sets out to create a global clean energy powerhouse that consolidates the renewable energy and green hydrogen […]

Appointments Uncategorized United Arab Emirates

Shearman & Sterling welcomes 12 new members to its partnership 

Shearman & Sterling has appointed 12 new partners to the firm, span across seven of its offices Abu Dhabi, Austin, Dallas, London, Menlo Park, New York and Washington, D.C. Effective July 1, 2022.  The new partners represent nine of the firm’s practices. The breadth of their expertise includes antitrust, capital markets, compensation, governance & ERISA, […]