Thursday, 28th of November 2019
Amro Bakhaidar joins K&A as Counsel
K&A is pleased to announce the addition of Amro Bakhaidar, as Counsel, to its Tier One Capital Market Practice.
Amro is a senior lawyer who has significant experience in a wide range of capital market transactions including IPOs, rights issue, private transactions, investment funds, and public M&A. He advised local, international and government entities on transactions in the energy, shipping, banking, insurance, petrochemical, and pharmaceutical industries.
Amro joins K&A on the back of a very successful year. K&A is now ranked as tier 1 and band 1 by all major ranking journals: Chambers Global, IFLR 1000, and Legal 500, and recently won the IFLR 1000 Award for the public merger of SABB and AlAlwwal.
Managing Partner, Zeyad Khoshaim, commented: “We are glad to have someone of Amro’s caliber join us. His goals fully align with our strategy of building our on-the-ground technical expertise and execution capability. With the CMA focusing on enhancing the capital markets regulatory framework, including the promotion of cross listings, accelerated bookbuilds, and other structures, our capital markets practice continues to be a prime focus of our growth.”