Our Principals

Established in 2011

2011

Headquarter in

Dubai, U.A.E.

Focus on

GCC and MENA

Established in 2011

2011

Headquarter in

Dubai, U.A.E.

Focus on

GCC and MENA

  • Advisory practice led by some of the most seasoned professionals in investment banking and private equity with 85 years combined in-depth experience across a broad range of industries, transaction types and geographies
  • Partners drive day-to-day execution

  • Relationships built on trust at core of our philosophy
  • Unwavering commitment to integrity and loyalty
  • Uncompromised confidentiality and discretion
  • Committed to excellence and providing the highest value-added services
  • Committed to the highest standards of client service
  • Highly collaborative and constructive team players
  • Agility and immediate attention to client requests
  • Exclusive focus on corporate finance and strategic issues
  • Ability to ensure objective advice
  • Ability to commit to long-term relationships
  • Extensive network of global C-level relationships across many industries and geographies allows to have a unique perspective on topical issues
  • Ability to operate seamlessly across geographies without compromising confidentiality of efficiency

The People


Highly Experienced Advisory Team

01

Mustapha G. Boussaid, MBA

Years of relevant Experience: 22
Expertise in: Private Equity, Investment Banking, Joint Ventures, Fund raising
Areas of Focus: Maritime, Eneryy, Healthcare

01

Raman Daneshi, CFA

Years of relevant Experience: 15
Expertise in: Private Equity, Venture Capital, Investment Banking
Areas of Focus: Aviation, Telecom, Healthcare, and construction

01

Rehan Samee, ICAEW

Years of relevant Experience: 22
Expertise in: Private Equity, Investment Banking, Joint Ventures, Fund raising
Areas of Focus: F&B, Equipment, FI and Healthcare

01

Tahir Naseem, J.D.

Years of relevant Experience: 22
Expertise in: Consumer finance, Investment Banking, Capital Markets
Areas of Focus: Financial Institutions

CORE ADVISORY PRACTICE AREAS

DEEP ADVISORY PRESENCE IN CRUCIAL SECTORS OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

  • Mergers &
    Acquisitions
  • Strategic &
    Transaction
    Advisory
  • Restructuring
    Syndication
  • Private
    Capital
  • M & A
    Advisory
  • Capital Structure
    Advisory

Advise companies and investors on acquisitions, divestitures, and mergers Dedicated industry expertise in Energy, shipping, aerospace, healthcare, real estate, digital, telecom, and financial institutions Specific expertise on takeovers, management buyouts, cross-border and structured transactions (reverse merger, spinoffs etc.)

Advise parties in conventional and unconventional strategic situations requiring specialized analytical, industry, and/or structuring expertise Integrated services across transaction life-cycle including transaction strategy, due diligence management, and deal execution

Advise companies, investors, and debt holders in refinancing turnaround, distressed, or other special situations

Originate off-market private equity, and private debt transactions, secure anchor investors, structure and execute to best in class standards

Initiate, advise and manage all phases of exclusive buy/sell, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, going-private and corporate development transactions Advise clients on strategic, tactical and financial aspects of M&A: Acquisition Divestitures Mergers

Hands-on and dedicated capital structure advisory team Advise companies and management on aspects of capital allocation, capital structure, and raising capital : Capital structure optimization Refinancing and acquisition financing advisory

CORE ADVISORY PRACTICE AREAS

DEEP ADVISORY PRESENCE IN CRUCIAL SECTORS OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

Mergers & Acquisitions

Advise companies and investors on acquisitions, divestitures, and mergers Dedicated industry expertise in Energy, shipping, aerospace, healthcare, real estate, digital, telecom, and financial institutions Specific expertise on takeovers, management buyouts, cross-border and structured transactions (reverse merger, spinoffs etc.)

Strategic & Transaction Advisory

Advise parties in conventional and unconventional strategic situations requiring specialized analytical, industry, and/or structuring expertise Integrated services across transaction life-cycle including transaction strategy, due diligence management, and deal execution

Restructuring Syndication

Advise companies, investors, and debt holders in refinancing turnaround, distressed, or other special situations

Private Capital

Originate off-market private equity, and private debt transactions, secure anchor investors, structure and execute to best in class standards.

Advisory Services

We Provide Integrated Advisory Services to our Clients in Complex Situations

M & A Advisory

Initiate, advise and manage all phases of exclusive buy/sell, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, going-private and corporate development transactions Advise clients on strategic, tactical and financial aspects of M&A: Acquisition Divestitures Mergers Specific expertise on cross-border mergers, management buyouts, and inversions Specific focus on sensitive, complex and challenging assignments Asset valuation and pricing Focus on due diligence to mitigate risk and drive value

track

Capital Structure Advisory

Hands-on and dedicated capital structure advisory team Advise companies and management on aspects of capital allocation, capital structure, and raising capital : Capital structure optimization Refinancing and acquisition financing advisory Prepackaged / prearranged restructuring Distressed M&A (buyer / seller) Raising capital for internal growth and corporate M&A Acquisition financing, senior secured and unsecured, junior, and mezzanine debt, and equity

track

OUR APPROACH TO ADVISORY

Comprehensive, unconflicted approach to corporate finance

Dubai

Dubai World Central Business Park Building A3 3rd Floor